Establishing Predictors of Enlarged Prostate Treatment Adherence: Linking Symptom Improvement to Adherence
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01390870|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 11, 2011
Results First Posted : March 21, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 17, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Prostatic Hyperplasia||Drug: 5ARI or AB or Combination Therapy (5ARI + AB)|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Official Title:||Establishing Predictors of Enlarged Prostate Treatment Adherence: Linking Symptom Improvement to Adherence|
|Study Start Date :||May 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 2010|
Men from the United States aged 50 years or older who initiated medication for EP within the past 12 months.
Drug: 5ARI or AB or Combination Therapy (5ARI + AB)
5ARI: Dutasteride or Finasteride; AB: Doxazosin, Silodosin, Tamsulosin, Terazosin, or Alfuzosin
- Number of Participants Reporting Compliance With Medication [ Time Frame: Cross sectional survey administered once to each participant during a 17-month study period (May 2009 to September 2010) ]Compliance was calculated based on the participant's response to the following question: "In general, how many times did you miss taking your prostate medication?" Responses were measured on a 5-point scale. Participants who answered "I never miss a dose of my medication" were considered compliant. All other responses were considered non-compliant.
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|Study Director:||GSK Clinical Trials||GlaxoSmithKline|