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Reuptake of an E-Learning Programme in General Practice

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00392483
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 26, 2006
Last Update Posted : June 25, 2010
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Ministry of the Interior and Health, Denmark
Information provided by:
Research Unit Of General Practice, Copenhagen

Brief Summary:

The evaluate the use and diffusion of an E-learning programme in Diagnostic Evaluation of Dementia among General Practitioners (GPs) in Denmark.

The hypothesis are:

  1. The GPs do not use the guided instructions
  2. The GPs using the programme are more frequently younger GPs.
  3. GPs working in rural areas will use the programme more frequently

Condition or disease
Education Dementia

Detailed Description:
In a period from november 2006 to may 2007 all log files of those GPs who log on to the E-learning programme are kept by the Danish Medical Association. They are handed over to the principal investigator in an anonymous form.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 3632 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Use and Diffusion of an E-learning Programme in Diagnostic Evaluation of Dementia Among General Practitioners in Denmark
Study Start Date : November 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Dementia





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Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All GPs in Denmark
Criteria
GPs stopping working as GPs in study period

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00392483


Locations
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Denmark
Research Unit of General Practice
Copenhagen, Capital, Denmark, 1014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Research Unit Of General Practice, Copenhagen
Ministry of the Interior and Health, Denmark
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Frans B Waldorff, PhD Research Unit of General Practice
Publications of Results:
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00392483    
Other Study ID Numbers: CHP-06-02-FEAP
First Posted: October 26, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 25, 2010
Last Verified: November 2006
Keywords provided by Research Unit Of General Practice, Copenhagen:
Heading Health Plan Implementation
Computer-Assisted Instruction
General Practice
Dementia
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Dementia
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders