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Effects of Comprehensibility of Colorectal Cancer Screening Educational Materials on Patient Knowledge and Motivation: A Randomized Controlled Trial


N/A
50 Years
75 Years
Not Enrolling
Both
Colorectal Neoplasms

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Trial Information

Effects of Comprehensibility of Colorectal Cancer Screening Educational Materials on Patient Knowledge and Motivation: A Randomized Controlled Trial


Inclusion Criteria:



- Receive primary care at one of the participating outpatient offices

- Age 50-75

- Able to read and speak English

- Adequate vision, hearing, and hand function to read printed documents, communicate
with research staff, answer questionnaires, and otherwise participate

- Not up to date for colorectal cancer screening (defined as fecal occult blood test
within 1 year, flexible sigmoidoscopy within 5 years, or colonoscopy within 10 years)

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Outcome Measure:

Comprehension of randomly assigned educational document

Outcome Time Frame:

Immediately after receiving randomly assigned study intervention (that same day)

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Tonantzin Rodriguez, MPH

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

University of California, Davis

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

200917361-1

NCT ID:

NCT00965965

Start Date:

August 2009

Completion Date:

April 2010

Related Keywords:

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • health behavior
  • randomized controlled trials
  • self-efficacy
  • patient education
  • comprehension
  • mass screening
  • prevention and control
  • Neoplasms
  • Colorectal Neoplasms

Name

Location

University of California Davis Medical CenterSacramento, California  95817