Fit Plus: Assessing the Impact of a School-based Intervention on Toilet Quality
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03204175|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 29, 2017
Last Update Posted : March 12, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Hand Hygiene||Other: FIT Plus Other: Comparator arm||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||8687 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||A Randomised Control Trial of a Sanitation Operation and Management Intervention in Elementary Schools in the Philippines (Fit for School Plus)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||July 10, 2017|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 30, 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 30, 2017|
Experimental: Fit Plus
The experimental arm will receive the Fit For School expanded intervention, which addresses pupil handwashing, toothbrushing, and school sanitation maintenance. Interventions will begin in July 2017.
Other: FIT Plus
Active Comparator: Comparator
This group will receive the Fit Plus intervention after the trial is complete (January 2017)
Other: Comparator arm
This is the same intervention as FIT Plus, but will be delivered to schools following endline data collection
- Toilet Usability Index [ Time Frame: 5 months after intervention delivery ]The Toilet Usability Index is a composite score based on toilet availability, accessibility, and privacy collected through direct observation of facilities.
- Soap Use Ratio [ Time Frame: 5 months after intervention delivery ]The secondary outcome measure is the soap-use ratio per toilet, which will be calculated based on the weight of soap used in one day divided by the number of toileting events in the same day.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03204175
|GIZ / Fit For School|