Parenting Videos In Primary Care

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
The Thomas Wilson Sanitarium for Children of Baltimore City
Information provided by:
Johns Hopkins University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00558987
First received: November 15, 2007
Last updated: January 28, 2009
Last verified: January 2009
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of a video-based parent education intervention delivered in the primary care setting on parents and other caregivers discipline attitudes and practices.


Condition Intervention
Discipline Attitudes
Discipline Practices
Behavioral: Discipline Video
Behavioral: Nutrition Video

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: Enhancing Anticipatory Guidance About Discipline for Low-Income Families: A Video Intervention Project

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Further study details as provided by Johns Hopkins University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Frequency of spanking [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 week follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Attitudes about Discipline [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 week follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Type of discipline practices used [ Time Frame: baseline and 6 week follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Discussion with pediatric provider [ Time Frame: immediately post visit ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 122
Study Start Date: February 2008
Study Completion Date: January 2009
Primary Completion Date: January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Behavioral: Discipline Video
  1. The discipline video will be shown to the caregiver before the visit while they are waiting to see the doctor. The video gives specific guidance on avoiding physical discipline, setting consistent, safe and age appropriate limits.
  2. A copy of the discipline video and the handout reinforcing the messages presented in the video will be given to the caregiver by the research staff to share with other caregivers.
Other Name: "Positive discipline: Vol. 2" by Injoy Videos
Sham Comparator: 2 Behavioral: Nutrition Video
A brief educational video on nutrition information, a topic not related to discipline.
Other Name: "Childhood Nutrition: Vol. 2" by Injoy Videos

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult caregivers of children ages 12 to 36 months with a scheduled well-child visit.
  • Caregivers must be older than 18 years of age, must be considered a consistent caregiver for the child, must be the primary caregiver at least 2 days per week, and must live with the child.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Caregivers previously enrolled in the study.
  • Caregivers who do not speak or read English,
  • Caregivers not able to give contact information for follow-up,
  • Caregivers of a child who has a severe behavioral problem or developmental delay as reported by the parent during the initial recruitment phone call.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00558987

Locations
United States, Maryland
Harriet Lane Primary Care Clinic
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21287
Sponsors and Collaborators
Johns Hopkins University
The Thomas Wilson Sanitarium for Children of Baltimore City
Investigators
Study Director: Rachel A Dodge, MD, MPH Johns Hopkins University
Principal Investigator: Anne K Duggan, ScD Johns Hopkins University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Anne Duggan, ScD, Johns Hopkins University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00558987     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TW-101251, NA_00012021
Study First Received: November 15, 2007
Last Updated: January 28, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Johns Hopkins University:
Discipline
Parenting
Primary Care
Videos

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 15, 2014