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Randomized Trial of a Patient Decision Aid for Bariatric Surgery


N/A
20 Years
65 Years
Not Enrolling
Both
Obesity, Morbid, Obesity, Decision Aids, Bariatric Surgery

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Trial Information

Randomized Trial of a Patient Decision Aid for Bariatric Surgery


Inclusion Criteria:



- aged 20 to 65 years

- enrolled in Group Health and not planning to discontinue enrollment during study
period

- meet standard NIH eligibility criteria for bariatric surgery

- reside in King County;

- have a phone

- are able to read, write and speak in English

- report no physical or hearing impairments which would prevent engaging in the study
assessments

Exclusion Criteria:

- Pregnant, lactating, or planning to become pregnant in the next two years

- have any contraindications to bariatric surgery

- previously undergone a bariatric procedure

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Outcome Measure:

Our primary focus is estimating the benefit of the decision aid on decision quality. The two components of decision quality are knowledge and value concordance.

Outcome Time Frame:

3 Months

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

David E Arterburn, MD, MPH

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Group Health Research Institute

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

FIMDM IIG Grant 0094-1

NCT ID:

NCT00666952

Start Date:

May 2008

Completion Date:

January 2009

Related Keywords:

  • Obesity, Morbid
  • Obesity
  • Decision Aids
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Obesity
  • Obesity, Morbid

Name

Location

Group Health Research InstituteSeattle, Washington  98101