Does Numerical And Pictorial Information On Risk And Benefit Affects The Uptake Of Colorectal Cancer Screening?
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01250015|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 30, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 30, 2010
To establish whether provision of numerical data, framed as event rates and illustrated by pictograms, and including figures for all-cause mortality, affects subjects' attitudes to colorectal cancer (CRC) screening.
Design and Intervention. Randomised questionnaire and telephone study comparing the responses of a control group given the standard National Health Service (NHS) CRC screening information with the responses of an intervention group given the same information but enhanced with additional numerical and pictorial information.
|Condition or disease|
|Colorectal Cancer Screening|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Official Title:||THE RESULTS OF A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED QUESTIONNAIRE-BASED TRIAL ON WHETHER PROVISION OF NUMERICAL AND PICTORIAL INFORMATION ON RISK AND BENEFIT AFFECTS THE UPTAKE OF COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING?|
|Study Start Date :||September 2007|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2008|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 2008|
given standard nhs advice leaflet
given standard nhs advice leaflet with numerical information and pictograms
- Comparison of the two groups' overall wish to be screened [ Time Frame: 1 year ]The study compared the two groups' overall wish to be screened as recorded by questionnaire
- Impact of different summary points on subject's desire to be screened [ Time Frame: 1 year ]The impact of each of the 6 summary points in the NHS information leaflet on the subject's desire to be screened depending on whether or not they were enhanced by numerical and pictorial information, the summary point that most influenced their decision on whether to be screened; and the views of the intervention group on the numerical and pictorial information provided
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01250015
|Darlington Memorial Hospital|
|Darlington, Co durham, United Kingdom, dl3 6hxl|