A Text Messaging (SMS) Intervention to Improve Adherence to Stimulant Medications in Children With ADHD
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04189562|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : December 6, 2019
Last Update Posted : December 6, 2019
This study will assess the efficacy of the text messaging (SMS-based) disease management intervention for children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) using the timeliness of stimulant prescription renewals over a 9-month period.
Parents of participants in the study will receive customized text messages once a day, Sunday through Friday, for a duration of 9 months. The text messages will include reminders to adhere to the individualized medication regimen, reminders to call their child's clinician for a prescription refill followed by reminders to pick up medication from the pharmacy, and educational reminders about ADHD and its treatment.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder||Other: SMS Intervention||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||300 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Text Messaging (SMS) Intervention to Improve Adherence to Stimulant Medications in Children With ADHD|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 22, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||February 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||February 2021|
Experimental: SMS Intervention
All parents of participants will receive customized text messages once a day, Sunday through Friday, for a duration of 9 months that will include reminders to adhere to the individualized medication regimen, reminders to call their clinician for a prescription refill followed by reminders to pick up medication from the pharmacy, and educational reminders about ADHD and its treatment.
Other: SMS Intervention
Delivery of text messages will use the text messaging program Simple Online Family Intervention for ADHD (SOFIA).
- Adherence to Stimulants [ Time Frame: 9 months ]Adherence will be analyzed using the timeliness of stimulant medication prescription renewals over the 9 month period as documented in the participants medical record.
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04189562
|Contact: Haley Driscoll, BAemail@example.com|
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital||Recruiting|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114|
|Contact: Haley Driscoll, BA 617-724-2551 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Joseph Biederman, MD|