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Increasing Smoking Cessation Counselling in Primary Care Using a Chronic Disease Management System

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01004276
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2009 by McMaster University.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : October 29, 2009
Last Update Posted : October 29, 2009
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Information provided by:
McMaster University

Brief Summary:
This pilot study will determine the feasibility of studying a new smoking cessation management module in an existing chronic disease management system. The new module is intended to help healthcare providers deliver more smoking cessation counselling to their patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Delivery of Health Care Smoking Cessation Other: New, improved smoking cessation management module Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 10 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial of the Effect of a New, Improved Smoking Cessation Management Module, Compared With Use of the Standard Version of Such a Management Module, on Smoking Counselling Initiation and Continuation Rates in Primary Care Practices Currently Using P-PROMPT Chronic Disease Management System in Ontario
Study Start Date : November 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : April 2010

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Improved module Other: New, improved smoking cessation management module
The intervention that will be tested is an improved smoking cessation management module in an existing chronic disease management system, P-PROMPT CDMS. This module includes the following components: a) the Patient Care Status and Update Form, b) the smoking registry and c) patient prompts.

No Intervention: Standard module



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Smoker Identifying Cards [ Time Frame: 3 months post-intervention ]
  2. Chronic disease management system's activity log [ Time Frame: monthly post-intervention ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Smoking cessation counselling billing codes from physician's remittance advice files [ Time Frame: monthly post-intervention ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Physician subscribers to P-PROMPT CDMS

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Paper users
  • Physicians expected to retire during the course of the study
  • Physicians whose billing files are not set-up with DataSynch

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01004276


Locations
Canada, Ontario
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4L8
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 2S1
Sponsors and Collaborators
McMaster University
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Natalie T. MacLeod, M.Sc. Candidate McMaster University
Principal Investigator: Rolf J. Sebaldt, MD McMaster University
Principal Investigator: Peter Selby, MD Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Responsible Party: Natalie T. MacLeod, McMaster University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01004276     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 09-341
First Posted: October 29, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 29, 2009
Last Verified: October 2009

Keywords provided by McMaster University:
primary health care
delivery of health care
smoking cessation
chronic disease
disease management
pilot projects

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chronic Disease
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes