A Modified Rehabilitation Intervention for Working Persons With Arthritis (Work It)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01387100|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2015 by Boston University.
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : July 4, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 23, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Arthritis||Behavioral: Vocational Rehabilitation Intervention||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||300 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Efficacy of a Modified Vocational Rehabilitation Intervention for Work Disability|
|Study Start Date :||June 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2016|
Experimental: Physical Therapist/Occupational Therapist Intervention
This group will be assigned a physical therapist or occupational therapist to meet with followed by 2 phone consultations.
Behavioral: Vocational Rehabilitation Intervention
Physical or occupational therapist will deliver a vocational rehabilitation intervention using the Work Experience Survey for Persons with Rheumatic Conditions (WES-RC) assessment tool to assess subject's health and vocational background as well as work barriers.
No Intervention: Control
This is the control group. This group will not receive the vocational rehabilitation intervention from an occupational or physical therapist. They will receive written information regarding job accommodations and disability advocacy.
- Change in work status [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6, 12, 24 month follow up ]Work limitation will be assessed using the Work Limitation Questionnaire, a tool developed to assess limitation in ability to work due to health.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01387100
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Boston University, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215|
|Principal Investigator:||Julie Keysor, PhD||Boston University|