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Retrospective Evaluation of Patient Failure to Follow-up at a Community Based Headache Clinic

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2008 by Kilgo Headache Clinic.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Information provided by:
Kilgo Headache Clinic Identifier:
First received: June 3, 2008
Last updated: June 4, 2008
Last verified: June 2008

This is a retrospective review of the records of patients seen at the Kilgo Headache Clinic in Alabama between 7/1/05 and 6/30/07. The goal of the study is to identify factors at the time of the initial office visit that can be used to predict failure to follow-up.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: If You Build it, They Will Come; But Will They Return for Follow-up? A Retrospective Assessment of Potential Risk Factors for Patient Failure to Follow-up at a Community Based Headache Clinic

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Further study details as provided by Kilgo Headache Clinic:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: July 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2009
Primary Completion Date: June 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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

Community based headache clinic population


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Headache
  • Initial office visit between 7/1/05 and 6/30/07
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00690989

Sponsors and Collaborators
Kilgo Headache Clinic
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Principal Investigator: Gary R. Kilgo, M.D. Kilgo Headache Clinic
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Gary R. Kilgo, M.D., Kilgo Headache Clinic Identifier: NCT00690989     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MK-0974 IISP #35151
Study First Received: June 3, 2008
Last Updated: June 4, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Kilgo Headache Clinic:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on November 20, 2014