Efficacy of the Stroll Safe Outdoor Fall Prevention Program
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03624777|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : August 10, 2018
Last Update Posted : July 7, 2021
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Accidental Fall Injury Prevention Healthy Aging||Behavioral: Outdoor Fall prevention brochure Behavioral: Stroll Safe outdoor fall prevention program||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||105 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Efficacy of the Stroll Safe Outdoor Fall Prevention Program|
|Actual Study Start Date :||January 14, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 30, 2022|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2022|
|Experimental: Stroll Safe Program||
Behavioral: Stroll Safe outdoor fall prevention program
Participants in the treatment group will attend a once a week 7-week outdoor fall prevention program that includes didactic presentations, group discussions/ problem solving, practice in strategy use, and action planning for safe community mobility.
|Active Comparator: Outdoor Fall Prevention Brochure||
Behavioral: Outdoor Fall prevention brochure
Participants in the wait list control group will initially receive written information only about preventing outdoor falls
- Change in Outdoor Falls Questionnaire (Subscale score for strategy use) [ Time Frame: Baseline, following 7-week program, 2 months post program completion ]Measures use of outdoor fall prevention strategies. Range 0-36 with a higher score indicating greater use of fall prevention strategies.
- Change in Falls Behavioral Scale for the Older Person (24 item version) [ Time Frame: Baseline, following 7-week program, 2 months post program completion ]Measures awareness of and practice of behaviors to protect against falling. Mean score is calculated. Range 1-4, with a higher score indicating safest behaviors.
- Change in Falls Self-Efficacy Scale-International [ Time Frame: Baseline, following 7-week program, 2 months post program completion ]Measures level of concern about falling. Range 16-64, with a higher score indicating a greater level of concern.
- Change in fall diary reports [ Time Frame: Baseline, every two weeks until 2 months post program completion ]Participants keep track of trips, slips, and falls on a calendar. Range 0-no limit. Higher number indicates more slips, trips and falls during the two week look back period.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03624777
|Contact: Tracy Chippendale, PhD, OTR/Lemail@example.com|
|United States, New York|
|New York, New York, United States, 10029|
|Contact: Nicole Thomas, MSW|
|Warbasse Cares NORC||Recruiting|
|New York, New York, United States, 11235|
|Contact: Karin A Stieber, MSW|
|Rochdale Village NORC||Recruiting|
|New York, New York, United States, 11434|
|Contact: Marie-Cendy Theophile, MSW|
|Principal Investigator:||Tracy Chippendale, PhD, OTR/L||New York University|