Improving Decision Making About Feeding Options for Dementia
|The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01113749|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 30, 2010
Results First Posted : August 10, 2012
Last Update Posted : August 10, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Dementia||Other: Feeding Options in Dementia Decision Aid||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||256 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Improving Decision Making About Feeding Options for Dementia|
|Study Start Date :||May 2007|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2010|
Experimental: Decision support
Structured decision aid with prompting to share information in discussion with primary treating health care providers.
Other: Feeding Options in Dementia Decision Aid
Structured decision aid on feeding options in dementia care with prompting to share information in discussion with primary treating health care provider.
No Intervention: Control
- Decisional Conflict Scale [ Time Frame: 3 months ]Decisional Conflict Scale measures conflict in decisions Total scale range 1-5 with lower scores indicating less conflict.
- Percent With Treatment Decisions [ Time Frame: 3 months ]Treatment decisions are expressed as percentage of subjects with discussions of new tube feeding, new orders to forego tube feeding, and new choices for assisted feeding.
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01113749
|United States, North Carolina|
|University of North Carolina|
|Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 27599|
|Principal Investigator:||Laura C Hanson, MD, MPH||University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill|