The Effect of a Interdisciplinary Alcohol Cessation Intervention
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01208571|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2012 by Helse Stavanger HF.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : September 24, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 30, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Alcohol Use Disorders||Other: "Booster session"||Not Applicable|
The study is a randomized clinical trial, and aims to recruit 60 X 2 patients. Patients admitted to Stavanger University Hospital with an alcohol contributed condition, and who has been given a brief alcohol intervention may be recruited. Candidates for secondary healthcare related to alcohol misuse will be excluded. The interdisciplinary "booster" session will be given two weeks after discharge, and will be given in the facility of the primary care physician, facilitated by both the physician and an liaison alcohol nurse from Stavanger University Hospital. The intervention is based on motivational interview technique. The primary outcome will be assessed using the Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test-C, six months after discharge. The outcome assessor will be blinded for the intervention. All outcomes will be collected by telephone interview.
The study aims to start recruiting candidates in October-November 2010, and will stoop recruiting in December 2012 at the latest.
The study was approved by the national ethical comite in August 2011. The results of the study wil be published in international referee based journals.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||120 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||The Effect of an Interdisciplinary "Booster" Session in Primary Care Following Brief Intervention in Hospitals - a Randomized Clinical Trial|
|Study Start Date :||April 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2012|
|Experimental: Lifestyle counseling||
Other: "Booster session"
|No Intervention: Treatment as usual|
- Alcohol Use Disorder Identification -C (AUDIT-C) [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Alcohol Use Disorder Identification -C. Dicothomous outcome. More or less than four points for women and five points for men.
- Timeline followback [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Grams og alcohol pr week.
- Readmissions [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Readmission to a hospital for an alcohol related and/or a non-alcohol related condition within six months after discharge.
- Readiness to Change Questionaire (RTCQ) [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Continous variable
- Quality of Life [ Time Frame: 6 months ]SF 12
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): NCT01208571
|Contact: Åse Cristiansen, RN||+47 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Stavanger University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Stavanger, Norway, 4011|
|Contact: Kristian Oppdal, MD +47 48124947 email@example.com|
|Study Chair:||Kristian Oppedal, MD||Helse Stavanger HF|
|Study Director:||Sverre Nesvaag, Dr||Helse Stavanger HF|