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Intimate Partner Violence and a New Screening Score - a Prospective Observational Study Over Eight Years

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02937493
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 18, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 19, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Florian M Kovar, Medical University of Vienna

Brief Summary:
A total of around 351.500 consecutive patients admitted to Dep. of Trauma Surgery, Medical University Vienna, from 01/2008 to 12/2015 have been considered eligible for inclusion. Out of this patient population a total of 1.406 cases associated with IPV have been consecutively and prospectively included in our in-house screening service for IPV cases. Data collection was performed prospectively and statistical evaluation was performed retrospectively, approved by local IRB (1453/2016).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Intimate Partner Violence Behavioral: Lunar phases

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Actual Enrollment : 351000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 1 Day
Official Title: Intimate Partner Violence and a New Screening Score - a Prospective Observational Study Over Eight Years
Study Start Date : January 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2015

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Migration Background
Migration background was defined according to current law (MighEV §6, Sozialgesetzbuch). In detail this means that migration background is fulfilled, if (1) the person does not possesses the national citizenship, or (2) the origin of birth is outside the borders of the national country, and emigration to the national territory was after 1949, or (3) origin of birth of one of the two parents is outside the current borders of the national territory plus emigration of one of the two parents occured after 1949.
Behavioral: Lunar phases
Observation if lunar phases had an influence on occurrence of IPV

Non Migration Background
If the following criteria is not fulfilled: Migration background was defined according to current law (MighEV §6, Sozialgesetzbuch). In detail this means that migration background is fulfilled, if (1) the person does not possesses the national citizenship, or (2) the origin of birth is outside the borders of the national country, and emigration to the national territory was after 1949, or (3) origin of birth of one of the two parents is outside the current borders of the national territory plus emigration of one of the two parents occured after 1949.
Behavioral: Lunar phases
Observation if lunar phases had an influence on occurrence of IPV




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Lunar Phases [ Time Frame: 01/2008 - 12/2015 ]
    Adjustment for dataset according to lunar phases was performed with the data provided by the Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics, Vienna, Austria.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 100 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

A total of around 351.500 consecutive patients admitted to Dep. of Trauma Surgery, Medical University Vienna, have been considered eligible for inclusion. Out of this patient population a total of 1.406 cases associated with IPV have been consecutively and prospectively included in our in-house screening service for IPV cases. Data collection was performed prospectively and statistical evaluation was performed retrospectively. 40 individuals had to be excluded due to missing data resulting in 1.366 individuals that were included in our analysis.

The IPV in-house screening service was established in 2008, and our Department represents a leading figure in detection and servicing victims of domestic violence. Our IPV in-house screening service is a routine procedure established 24/7 at clinics for all admitted patients.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Migration background was defined according to current law (MighEV §6, Sozialgesetzbuch) [45]. In detail this means that migration background is fulfilled, if (1) the person does not possesses the national citizenship, or (2) the origin of birth is outside the borders of the national country, and emigration to the national territory was after 1949, or (3) origin of birth of one of the two parents is outside the current borders of the national territory plus emigration of one of the two parents occured after 1949.

Exclusion Criteria:

If other than inclusion


Additional Information:

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Responsible Party: Dr. Florian M Kovar, Univ. Lektor Dr. med. univ., Principal Investigator, Medical University of Vienna
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02937493     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IPV
First Posted: October 18, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 19, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016