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Comparing Interactive and Non-interactive CD-based Method

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01545752
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : March 7, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 12, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
nazila zarghi, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences

Brief Summary:
Using different methods of electronic learning has been increasingly developed by emerging electronic educational technologies. They could apply on the net, CDs, Mobile, etc in different usage alternatives: interactive and non-interactive both in online and off-line approaches. In this educational trial, the interactive and non-interactive CD-based method for teaching medical terminology to nursing students of MUMS school of nursing and Midwifery during 2009-2012 was compared.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Interactive CD-based Education Other: teaching by non-interactive CD Other: Interactive CD Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 180 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Official Title: Comparing Interactive and Non-interactive CD-based Method in Teaching Medical Terminology
Study Start Date : October 2009
Primary Completion Date : January 2012
Study Completion Date : June 2012

Arm Intervention/treatment
No Intervention: coventional group
Teaching just by book
Experimental: non-interactive CD
Teaching book with non-interactive CD
Other: teaching by non-interactive CD
teaching book with non-interactive CD
Experimental: interactive CD
Teaching book with interactive CD
Other: Interactive CD
Teaching book with interactive CD

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. students' mean Scores [ Time Frame: up to three years ]
    the outcome mesures will be completed up to 6 months

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Nursing students studying in MUMS school of nursing and passing Medical Terminology

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any other discipline,
  • students of other schools

Responsible Party: nazila zarghi, principal investigator, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01545752     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CD-based education
First Posted: March 7, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2012
Last Verified: March 2012

Keywords provided by nazila zarghi, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences:
CD-based education