Racial/Ethnic Differences in Trust/Mistrust and Its Effect on Diabetes Outcomes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Department of Veterans Affairs
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00383110
First received: September 28, 2006
Last updated: June 11, 2014
Last verified: June 2014
  Purpose
  1. Determine racial/ethnic differences in trust in physicians and mistrust of the health care system among veterans with Type 2 Diabetes.
  2. Determine the predictive power of trust in physicians and mistrust of the health care system on personal health practices and health outcomes in a prospective cohort of veterans with Type 2 Diabetes

Condition
Diabetes
Blood Glucose

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Racial/Ethnic Differences in Trust/Mistrust and Its Effect on Diabetes Outcomes

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Further study details as provided by Department of Veterans Affairs:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • GTIPS & MMVI V2.1 [ Time Frame: baseline, 3, 6, & 12 following enrollment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: November 2004
Study Completion Date: January 2009
Primary Completion Date: January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Group 1
Adults (age 18 or older) with type 2 diabetes.

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

equal number of White and Black Americans over the age of 18 with Type II diabetes

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients for this study will be recruited from the Ralph H. Johnson VAMC in Charleston, South Carolina.
  • American veterans aged 18 years and older with Type 2 Diabetes will be recruited.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children will not be included as this study pertains to type 2 diabetes, which is not a disease of children.
  • Non-English speaking patients are excluded to eliminate bias in the response to questionnaires because these questionnaires have only been validated in English speaking patients.
  • We decided to exclude cognitively impaired individuals because of the complexity of the survey instruments.
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Locations
United States, South Carolina
Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 29401-5799
Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Leonard E. Egede, MD MS Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Department of Veterans Affairs
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00383110     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LIP 82-001, HR#11259
Study First Received: September 28, 2006
Last Updated: June 11, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by Department of Veterans Affairs:
Diabetes
Health Outcomes
Racial Preference
Clinical Trial
Ethnic Differences

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014