Heterogeneous Distribution of Health Literacy and Emotional State on Patients With Functional Dyspepsia.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02737683|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 14, 2016
Last Update Posted : March 3, 2017
|Condition or disease|
Health literacy can be defined as "ability for obtaining basic health information and understanding medical services." Within 10 years, healthy development and application of knowledge used in medical care and public health fields that have raised more attentions, many European countries set health knowledge as one of the main indicators for health care policy in the future. To promote behavior of self-care health for people, enhance the effective use of medical service , also reduce health care cost and unequally medical information.
Anxiety and depression are two common reactions when it comes to negative emotional states, which related to a body and caused a vicious cycle of disease. Some patients suffer from functional dyspepsia symptoms were diagnosed with anxiety or depression symptoms often ignore body care due to lack of health literacy. The purpose of this study is to investigate the distribution of functional dyspepsia patients with health literacy and emotional status, in order to provide more effective health education mode, thereby reducing the waste of medical resources, and promote patient health.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Official Title:||Heterogeneous Distribution of Health Literacy and Emotional State on Patients With Functional Dyspepsia.|
|Study Start Date :||May 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||February 2018|
- Symptom diagnoses are based on Rome III criteria as diagnostic criteria [ Time Frame: up to 10 months to collect data and perform an analysis ]
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|Contact: Ming Shun Wu, Drfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 116|
|Contact: Ming Shun Wu, Dr 886970746512 email@example.com|
|Study Chair:||Ming Shun Wu, Dr||Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital|