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Changing Chat: Diaper Tips to Improve Language Development

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01594840
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 9, 2012
Last Update Posted : March 26, 2014
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):

Study Description
Brief Summary:
This randomized trial has two sets of diapers-- a normal one and one that has tips for how to talk to and engage your toddler. The investigators are hoping that the intervention improves language development.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Healthy Infants Device: Changing chat

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 70 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Changing Chat: Diaper Tips to Improve Language Development
Study Start Date : January 2012
Primary Completion Date : July 2012
Study Completion Date : July 2012
Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Changing chat
Diapers will have tips on them
Device: Changing chat
Diapers with tips
Active Comparator: Control
Normal diapers
Device: Changing chat
Diapers with tips


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Language development as measured by the Mcarthur Bates CDI [ Time Frame: 6 months after ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Months to 18 Months   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

16-18 months of age developmentally normal English speaking

Exclusion Criteria:

Contacts and Locations

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Locations
United States, Washington
Odessa Brown
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98101
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seattle Children's Hospital
More Information

Responsible Party: Dimitri Christakis, Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children's Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01594840     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Changing chat
First Posted: May 9, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 26, 2014
Last Verified: March 2014

Keywords provided by Dimitri Christakis, Seattle Children's Hospital:
language development
parental interaction