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A Survey to Evaluate Diabetes Management, Control, Chronic Complications, Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetic Subjects in Thailand (DiabCare Asia)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00805922
First Posted: December 10, 2008
Last Update Posted: November 22, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S
  Purpose
This study is conducted in Asia. The aim of this observational study is to evaluate current status of diabetes management, control, complications in diabetic subjects in Thailand.

Condition Intervention
Diabetes Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Other: No treatment given

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: DiabCare Asia 2008. A Cross-Sectional Survey to Evaluate Diabetes Management, Control, Complications, Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetic Patients in Asia and To Evaluate Perceptions and Practices of Physicians and Patients About Diabetes Management in Asia

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Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Mean blood glucose parameters of diabetic patients [ Time Frame: Study start ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Patients' perception will be analysed through patient questionnaire measuring psychological well-being, quality of life and patients' compliant to treatment [ Time Frame: Study start ]
  • Physician perception of diabetes and its management will be analysed through physician questionnaire measuring awareness about HbA1c test and its goal, anti-diabetic treatment and barriers towards optimum diabetes control [ Time Frame: Study start ]
  • Duration of diabetes associated with highest number of diabetic complications [ Time Frame: Study start ]
  • Minimum duration of diabetes associated with 10% incidence of diabetic complications (CVD, Nephropathy and retinopathy) [ Time Frame: Study start ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Capillary or venous blood will be drawn for analysing HbA1c.

Enrollment: 2342
Study Start Date: December 2008
Study Completion Date: September 2009
Primary Completion Date: September 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
A Other: No treatment given
Capillary or venous blood will be drawn for analysing HbA1c.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with diabetes mellitus being treated at general hospitals, diabetes clinics and referral clinics will be selected according to the inclusion and exclusion criteria.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diabetic patients registered in the particular centre for more than 12 months.
  • Patients should have visited the centre at least once in the last 3-6 months apart from the initial visit.
  • Patients willing to sign informed consent form.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Repetition of any patient as patients should not be included twice for any reason.
  • Unwilling to participate or unable to comply with protocol requirements.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00805922


Locations
Thailand
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Bangkok, Thailand, 10500
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Investigators
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00805922     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: INS-3707
First Submitted: December 9, 2008
First Posted: December 10, 2008
Last Update Posted: November 22, 2016
Last Verified: November 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases


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