Implications of Covid-19 on the Lifestyle Changes
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04423978|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 9, 2020
Last Update Posted : July 20, 2020
Northern Italy has been profoundly touched by the Covid-19 pandemic. To limit the outbreaks of contagion, the Italian government imposed 2.months of complete lock-down, which imposed the social isolation for the whole population and, for those positive to the Covid-19, the complete confinement at home. Despite the recommendations for conserving healthy lifestyle of the Italian Government, during the lock-down the likelihood to fall into unhealthy behaviours might have increased.
This study aims to describe the impact of Covid-19 on the lifestyles of a population of Italian adults living in an area of high spread of Sars-CoV-2.
|Condition or disease|
The aims of this study were to detect the changes in lifestyles occurred during the imposed lock-down phase and the support services used the most by participants.
This study consists in the administration of an on-line survey addressed to adult individuals living in the province of Reggio Emilia (Italy). The survey was posted on-line on the website of the Azienda USL- IRCCS di Reggio Emilia and it was spread to the community through apps and social networks.
The on-line survey is free to access, self-administered and it consists of 50 questions. The questions investigates the changes occurred in employment status, physical exercise, diet, tobacco and alcohol consumption, sleep quality and leisure activities during the pandemic lock-down phase as well as the available local support services used and perceived as useful.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||1826 participants|
|Observational Model:||Ecologic or Community|
|Official Title:||Implications of Covid-19 on the Lifestyle Changes and Supports Used (ICOLS): a Survey in the Province of Reggio Emilia|
|Actual Study Start Date :||May 4, 2020|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 15, 2020|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 15, 2020|
- The ratio of individuals living in the province of Reggio Emilia who completed the survey [ Time Frame: 1 month and a half ]We will report the number of inhabitants of the Province of Reggio Emilia who answered the survey
- The ratio of individuals who changed the lifestyles during the lock-down [ Time Frame: 1 month and a half ]We will report the number of inhabitants of the Province of Reggio Emilia who changed their lifestyles during the lock-down phase
- The number and the type of support services used the most by participants [ Time Frame: 1 month and a half ]We will report the number of inhabitants of the Province of Reggio Emilia who used and appreciated the supprt services to overcome the lock-down phase
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04423978
|Reggio Emilia, Italy, 42123|
|Principal Investigator:||Elisa Mazzini, MD||Azienda USL - IRCCS di Reggio Emilia|