Using Online Videos to Supplement Emergency Department Discharge Instructions
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01361932|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 27, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 27, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Emergency Department Discharge Instructions Instruction Videos||Other: Video of ED discharge instructions for patient's ED discharge diagnosis||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||133 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Speak Fast, Use Jargon, and Don't Repeat Yourself: Using Online Videos to Supplement Emergency Department Discharge Instructions|
|Study Start Date :||November 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2013|
|Experimental: Video of ED Discharge Instructions||
Other: Video of ED discharge instructions for patient's ED discharge diagnosis
Link provided for a website of 38 ED discharge instruction videos, based on ED discharge diagnosis; patients in study group encouraged to view it upon returning home. Three key questions asked by RA 1 to 5 days later, via phone call, and answers scored.
|No Intervention: Control (usual standard of care)|
- Score out of 3 points on 3 key questions [ Time Frame: 1 to 5 days after ED visit ]3 key questions have been created for each of 38 ED discharge diagnosis. Scores will be compared between intervention group and control group.
- Quality rating of video of discharge instructions, Likert scale 1 to 5 [ Time Frame: 1 to 5 days after ED discharge ]Rating by study arm (who viewed a video) as to how helpful the video was in helping them (1) understand their discharge instructions, and (2) overall usefulness of the video.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01361932
|Principal Investigator:||Clare L Atzema, MD MSc FRCPC||Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre|