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Virtual Assistant for Plastic Surgery Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04017351
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : July 12, 2019
Last Update Posted : July 12, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Antonio J. Forte, Mayo Clinic

Brief Summary:
Researchers are trying determine the long term impact when patients have access to the artificial intelligence virtual assistant (AIVA) as a complimentary resource.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Surgery Other: Artificial Intelligence Virtual Assistant Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Eligible subjects will be randomized into to two groups. One group of subjects will be given access to the AIVA will be instructed to ask, at home, questions regarding the planned surgery to the AIVA application on their mobile phone. The other group will be instructed to call to the Standard of Care call center with questions related to their treatments. Researchers will follow up with all subjects from both groups for a 1 year amount of time.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: Virtual Assistant for Plastic Surgery Patients - Impact on the Clerical Burden, Resource Utilization, Patient and Provider Satisfaction, and Patient Surgical Outcomes.
Estimated Study Start Date : September 1, 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 1, 2022
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 1, 2023

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Subjects with virtual assistance
Subjects receiving current standard of care for a surgical procedure within the department of plastic surgery will have access to artificial intelligence virtual assistance (AIVA)
Other: Artificial Intelligence Virtual Assistant
Virtual assistance application for subjects to ask questions and get information regarding planned surgery
Other Name: AIVA

No Intervention: Subjects without virtual assistance
Subjects receiving current standard of care for a surgical procedure within the department of plastic surgery



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of phone calls [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
    The total number of phone calls from subjects

  2. Duration of phone call [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
    Length of phone calls from subjects. Measured in minutes

  3. Nature of phone call [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
    The total number of phone calls related to the intervention



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects above 18 years old
  • Able to use applications on mobile phones and consent to participate
  • Adult subjects in the Plastic Surgery outpatient clinic of Mayo Clinic Florida

Exclusion Criteria:

-


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04017351


Contacts
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Contact: Antonio Forte, MD, PhD 904-953-2073 forte.antonio@mayo.edu
Contact: Mauricia Buchanan, RN 904-953-2073 buchanan.mauricia@mayo.edu

Locations
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United States, Florida
Mayo Clinic in Florida
Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32224
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Antonio Forte, MD, PhD Mayo Clinic

Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Antonio J. Forte, Principal Investigator, Mayo Clinic
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04017351     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 19-001980
First Posted: July 12, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 12, 2019
Last Verified: July 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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

Keywords provided by Antonio J. Forte, Mayo Clinic:
Plastic
Virtual Assistant