Home Hazard Removal Program to Reduce Falls (HARP)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02392013|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 18, 2015
Last Update Posted : February 1, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Accidental Falls||Other: Home Modification||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||313 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Removing Home Hazards for Older Adults|
|Study Start Date :||December 2014|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2017|
Experimental: Home Modification Group
A tailored home-modification (home-hazard removal) intervention delivered in the home by occupational therapists over three visits and with a booster session at six months.
Other: Home Modification
Removal of home barriers or hazards.
No Intervention: Usual Care Group
Usual care by an Area Agency on Aging
- Number of falls [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Prospective daily reporting of falls using a calendar
- Daily activity performance. [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Participant daily activity performance will be measured by the Older Americans Resources and Services (OARS) ADL Scale
- Fall self-efficacy. [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Participant self-efficacy in performing daily activities without falling will be measured by the Falls Efficacy Scale-International (FES-I).
- Health-related quality of life. [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Participant self-reported health will be measured using the SF-36.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02392013
|United States, Missouri|
|Occupational Therapy Program at Washington University School of Medicine|
|Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, 63110|
|Principal Investigator:||Susan L Stark, PhD||Washington University School of Medicine|