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Do we Prepare Patients for Their Digital Legacy? A Survey of Palliative Care Professionals in the West Midlands

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03092258
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 27, 2017
Last Update Posted : July 21, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust

Brief Summary:
Conduct a questionnaire survey of palliative care professionals including doctors, nurses and social workers currently working within the West Midlands to establish how much the palliative care community in the West Midlands engage in preparing patients for their digital legacy and find out if there is a further education need in this community about digital legacy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Death Other: Questionnaire

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 600 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Do we Prepare Patients for Their Digital Legacy? A Survey of Palliative Care Professionals in the West Midlands
Actual Study Start Date : April 27, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Palliative Care


Intervention Details:
  • Other: Questionnaire
    Questionnaire to be completed by staff


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Professionals' behaviour. [ Time Frame: 6 weeks ]
    Questionnaire establishing a baseline measure from which to monitor changes over time in professionals' behaviour.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Palliative care professionals (medical, nursing and social worker) affiliated to a hospice in the West Midlands.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Palliative care professionals (medical, nursing and social worker) affiliated to a hospice in the West Midlands.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Medical, nursing or social worker not working in a hospice in the West Midlands.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03092258


Contacts
Contact: Hazel Coop 01902 695220 hazel.coop@nhs.net
Contact: Clare Marlow 01902 695220 clare.marlow@nhs.net

Locations
United Kingdom
Compton Hospice Recruiting
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, WV3 9DH
Contact: Hazel Coop       hazel.coop@nhs.net   
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Hazel Coop The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust

Responsible Party: The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03092258     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2017PAL90
First Posted: March 27, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 21, 2017
Last Verified: July 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No