To Investigate the Effect of Early Community-care Program on Fracture Hip Patient
Recruitment status was Not yet recruiting
The early community-care program is well-known rehabiliation for the fracture hip patient. For the discharged fracture hip patient from hospital, it is worth to investigate the effect of early mobilization program to improve their physical and psychological aspects.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
|Official Title:||To Investigate the Effect of Early Community-care Program on Physical and Depressive Aspects for Discharged Hospital Patient Suffered From Hip Fracture.|
- Elderly Mobility Scale [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||February 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||April 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Experimental: community-care program
receive intervention for 12 weeks
Procedure: community-care program
community nurse care, physiotherapy
|No Intervention: control|
60 fractured hip patient will randomized allocated into intervention group and control group.
The community-care include nursing care, physiotherapy and home modification according to the condition of the patient.
The intervention will received community-care program for 12 weeks. Two sessions per week and total 24 sessions.
The control group will receive the traditional medication. The outcome measure include elderly mobility scale and happiness scale. The measurement will take at initial and completion of the program.
SPSS will be used for data analysis.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01537523
|Contact: Man PM Fung, FHKCP||852-24435671|
|Study Director:||HO HO, MSc||Volunteer department|