Retention and Retrieval for Three Different Training Methods
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00933660|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2009 by Doczero.
Recruitment status was: Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : July 7, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 7, 2009
The hypotheses that will be studied are:
H0: Providers trained by a web based application for skill competency in basic life support (BLS) and automated external defibrillation (AED) are as competent as those who were trained by certified instructors using the European Resuscitation Council (ERC) curriculum
H00-1: Providers who trained themselves with the used of web based training are more competent when they had a personal manikin for home exercise compared to providers who trained themselves with only a web based training
H0-2: Providers who did not receive any training will score lower than those who did.
Research questions for this study are:
- What are the results in skill competency for non trained people?
- What are the results in skill competency for trained people immediately after training?
- What is the retention of skills for trained and non trained people after six months?
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Improvement of BLS/AED Training Methods||Other: ERC-training by instructor Other: Web-based training only Other: Web-based training with a personal training manikin||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||280 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Do we Need an Instructor, or a Manikin to Learn BLS/AED, or is Web Based Training as Good as Instructor Based Training?|
|Study Start Date :||October 2007|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||March 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 2009|
Active Comparator: Control-1
ERC-training by instructor
Other: ERC-training by instructor
Standard way of training with an instructor
No Intervention: Control-2
Web-based training only
Other: Web-based training only
Experimental way of training with a web based training application
Web-based training with a personal training manikin
Other: Web-based training with a personal training manikin
Experimental way of training with a web based training application and a simple personal training manikin
- Kruskal-Wallis [ Time Frame: 10-2007 - 03-2009 ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00933660
|Principal Investigator:||Wiebe de Vries, MSc||Doczero|
|Study Chair:||Koenraad Monsieurs, Professor||University Hospital, Ghent|
|Study Director:||Joost Bierens, Professor||VU Medical Centre|
|Study Chair:||Rudolph Koster, PhD||Academical Medical Centre Amsterdam|