The Use of Implementation Intentions to Increase the Appointment Attendance of OEF/OIF Veterans
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01649934|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 25, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 3, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Brain Injuries||Behavioral: Implementation Intention Behavioral: Contact Clinic||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||54 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||The Use of Implementation Intentions to Increase the Appointment Attendance of Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) Veterans|
|Study Start Date :||June 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 31, 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2017|
No Intervention: Scheduling as Usual
Participants will be subject to the current appointment scheduling procedures.
Experimental: Contact Clinic
This group will be required to contact the clinic themselves to make appointments.
Behavioral: Contact Clinic
Participants will be asked to sign a form indicating their need to contact the recommended clinics to make their appointments.
Experimental: Implementation Intentions
This group will create Implementation Intentions to contact the clinic to make their appointments and to attend those appointments.
Behavioral: Implementation Intention
Implementation Intentions are a series of what/when/where statements that a participant will make to create automatic cues to complete a behaviorally advantageous action.
- Attendance at Scheduled Appointments [ Time Frame: Over a 60 Day Period ]The attendance of the participants at their scheduled appointments will be measured.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01649934
|United States, Connecticut|
|VA Connecticut Healthcare System|
|West Haven, Connecticut, United States, 06516|
|Principal Investigator:||Joseph F Kulas, Ph.D.||VA Connecticut Healthcare System|