Integrating Care After Exacerbation of COPD (InCasE)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02021955|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : December 27, 2013
Last Update Posted : April 5, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease||Behavioral: guideline treatment recommendations||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||465 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Integrating Care After Exacerbation of COPD (InCasE)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 11, 2015|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 29, 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||May 29, 2018|
No Intervention: usual care
Primary care providers treat their patients discharged from hospital for a COPD exacerbation as usual.
Experimental: guideline treatment recommendations
Primary care clinicians receive treatment recommendations for their patients discharged from hospital for a COPD exacerbation.
Behavioral: guideline treatment recommendations
Primary care clinicians receive guideline concordant treatment recommendations for their patients discharged from hospital for a COPD exacerbation.
- hospital re-admission and mortality [ Time Frame: 6 months post-discharge ]The primary outcome measure is a composite measure of hospital readmission for any cause at 6 months and all-cause mortality.
- patient quality-of-life [ Time Frame: 6 weeks post-discharge ]self-report survey of patients' quality-of-life
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02021955
|United States, Idaho|
|Boise VA Medical Center, Boise, ID|
|Boise, Idaho, United States, 83702|
|United States, Washington|
|VA Puget Sound Health Care System Seattle Division, Seattle, WA|
|Seattle, Washington, United States, 98108|
|Principal Investigator:||David H. Au, MD MS||VA Puget Sound Health Care System Seattle Division, Seattle, WA|