A Survey on Attitudes on Financial Incentives
This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Pennsylvania
First received: September 21, 2011
Last updated: October 20, 2011
Last verified: October 2011
The study concerns a survey of attitudes of the public on issues around personal responsibility for health and the use of financial incentives to promote health in the U.S. and Germany. All data are gathered anonymously through online platforms. Two separate professional panel providers are used for access to members of the public. All participants are people who have voluntarily joined a survey panel in the past through an informed consent process and currently serve as panel members.
||Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
||A Survey on Attitudes on Personal Responsibility and the Use of Financial Incentives for Health Promotion
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Survey respondents are presented with scenarios that seek to elicit views and attitudes on the concepts of personal responsibility, and the acceptability of financial incentives. The analysis will present these views and attitudes in aggregate form. [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Attitudes are measured using 5 point Likert scales, indicating the extent of agreement or disagreement with particular scenarios or questions. Other forms of multiple choice options are also used, in which respondents express their preferences by selecting one option over others. At the end of the surveys, an open text box is provided for general comments.
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| Estimated Primary Completion Date:
||October 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Members of the US public, non-probability sample
Members of the German public, non-probability sample
Members of the US public, probability sample
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years to 70 Years
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
adult American and Germans
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01457976
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States |
University of Pennsylvania
||Kevin Volpp, Ph.D, M.D.
||School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
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||University of Pennsylvania
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||September 21, 2011
||October 20, 2011
||United States: Institutional Review Board
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