The Effects of Health Education in Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Treatment

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Lihua Xu, Harbin Medical University Identifier:
First received: August 2, 2011
Last updated: August 29, 2011
Last verified: August 2011

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of health education given by nurse on out-patient compliance in cardiovascular diseases prevention and treatment.

Condition Intervention
Cardiovascular Diseases
Other: no intervention
Other: health education

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: The Effects of Health Education Given by Nurse on Out-patient Compliance in Cardiovascular Diseases Prevention and Treatment in China

Further study details as provided by Harbin Medical University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • blood pressure [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    SBP and DBP

  • lipid [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

  • Adherence drug administration [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Adherence drug administration in one month and in one year

  • Hospitalization [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    hospitalization due to cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Exercise time(hours/week) [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • smoking [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Number of smoker and Amount of smoke per day

  • body weight [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 5
Study Start Date: February 2009
Study Completion Date: June 2010
Primary Completion Date: June 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: control Other: no intervention
no intervention
Experimental: nurse education Other: health education
15 minutes health education given by nurse according to " The Chinese Resident Meals Guide " , "National Revision Committee of the Guidelines of Hypertension Prevention and Control in 2005" , " Guidelines on Prevention and Treatment of Blood Lipid Abnormality in Chinese Adults " , " Guideline for diagnosis and treatment of patients with chronic stable angina "," Guideline for prevention and treatment overweight and obesity in chinese adults "
Other Name: health education given by nurse


Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 74 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • first diagnosis cardiovascular disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Severe liver and kidney disease or cancer
  • Limb movement disorder
  • Cognitive impairment
  • History of malignant arrhythmia or severe heart failure patients have a high risk of sudden death
  • Diabetes
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • History of atherosclerotic disease hospital
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01426282

China, Heilongjiang
the first college of Harbin Medical University
Harbin, Heilongjiang, China, 150001
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lihua Xu
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Lihua Xu, chief nurse in Cardiology, Harbin Medical University Identifier: NCT01426282     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: JHH 001
Study First Received: August 2, 2011
Last Updated: August 29, 2011
Health Authority: China:China: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Harbin Medical University:
Out-patient Compliance
Nurse, Heath Education
Cardiovascular Diseases
Treatment and Prevention

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on April 16, 2014