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Patient Perspectives and Doctor Visits

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified February 2015 by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) )
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01888913
First received: June 26, 2013
Last updated: April 2, 2015
Last verified: February 2015
  Purpose

Background:

- We are studying people s psychological experiences and how these relate to the way people respond have when they see information communicated in different ways. We are testing multiple research questions in this research.

Objectives:

- To learn about how to design future research studies. Also to learn about how to best give people information about health topics.

Eligibility:

- Women with a Body Mass Index of 25 or higher.

Design:

  • Before the study visit, participants will answer some questions online about themselves, their experiences, and their thoughts about their weight.
  • During the study visit, participants will watch a short scene from a movie, and then answer questions about it.
  • Participants will have a simulated doctor visit with a computerized, virtual reality doctor. They will answer more questions about themselves, their experiences, and their thoughts about their weight. Then they will answer questions with researchers.

Condition
Body Weight

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Patient Perspectives and Simulated Clinical Interactions

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Psychological attitudes. [ Time Frame: Pre and post testing ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Thoughts about weight. [ Time Frame: Pre and post testing ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 1800
Study Start Date: June 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Background:

- We are studying people s psychological experiences and how these relate to the way people respond have when they see information communicated in different ways. We are testing multiple research questions in this research.

Objectives:

- To learn about how to design future research studies. Also to learn about how to best give people information about health topics.

Eligibility:

- Women with a Body Mass Index of 25 or higher.

Design:

  • Before the study visit, participants will answer some questions online about themselves, their experiences, and their thoughts about their weight.
  • During the study visit, participants will watch a short scene from a movie, and then answer questions about it.
  • Participants will have a simulated doctor visit with a computerized, virtual reality doctor. They will answer more questions about themselves, their experiences, and their thoughts about their weight. Then they will answer questions with researchers.
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
  • All participants will be adult women

INCLUSION CRITERIA ARE:

  1. < TAB> being between 18 and 50 years old;
  2. < TAB> having a self reported body mass index of greater than or equal to 25;
  3. < TAB> having the ability to read, write, and converse in English;
  4. < TAB> being able to come to the NIH Clinical Center for one visit.

EXCLUSION CRITERIA INCLUDE:

  1. < TAB> having a vestibular or seizure disorder;
  2. < TAB> having a high propensity for motion sickness;
  3. < TAB> known pregnancy;
  4. < TAB> uncorrected low vision or hearing;
  5. < TAB> inability to complete tasks in the virtual environment;
  6. < TAB> being or training to become a physician;
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01888913

Contacts
Contact: Peter H Hanna (301) 451-1268 hannapd@mail.nih.gov
Contact: Susan Persky, Ph.D. (301) 443-0098 perskys@mail.nih.gov

Locations
United States, Maryland
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, 9000 Rockville Pike Recruiting
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Contact: For more information at the NIH Clinical Center contact Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office (PRPL)    800-411-1222 ext TTY8664111010    prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Susan Persky, Ph.D. National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) )
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01888913     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 130158, 13-HG-0158
Study First Received: June 26, 2013
Last Updated: April 2, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Body Weight
Virtual Reality Technology

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 19, 2015