Waitlist-controlled Trial of a Psychological Education Program for Nurses
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01593683|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2013 by William Pirl, Massachusetts General Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : May 8, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 10, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Psychological Stress||Behavioral: Psychological education program for nurses|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||42 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Waitlist-controlled Trial of a Psychological Education Program for Nurses|
|Study Start Date :||March 2012|
|Primary Completion Date :||January 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 2013|
Experimental: Psychological education program
Patients receive the psychological education program upon study enrollment.
Behavioral: Psychological education program for nurses
Approximately 4 weekly one-hour group sessions led by study clinicians and 1 optional individual session with a single study clinician.
No Intervention: Waitlist
Participants are assigned to a 16-week wait-list period upon enrollment. Participants are invited to receive the psychological education program following the waitlist period.
- Change from baseline in psychological stress as measured by the Perceived Stress Scale and the Maslach Burnout Inventory [ Time Frame: At approximately 16 and 32 weeks post-baseline ]
- Change in from baseline in medical errors as measured by the Medical Errors Questionnaire [ Time Frame: At approximately 16 and 32 weeks post-baseline ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01593683
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114|
|Principal Investigator:||William F Pirl, MD, MPH||Massachusetts General Hospital|