mHealth - A Novel Approach to Improve Child Nutrition in India (mHealth)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01645163|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 20, 2012
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2014
The study aims to develop, design pilot a mHealth intervention strengthen complementary feeding (CF) components of the ICDS program.
The methods will include explaining views of caregivers of infants aged 9-11 months, AWWs and other ICDS personnel on the feasibility, acceptability and the best means of using mobile phones to deliver CF counselling. Based on the feedback an intervention will be developed and pilot tested.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|mHealth to Improve Complementary Feeding||Behavioral: Counselling using mobile phones||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||72 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Official Title:||mHealth - A Novel Approach to Improve Child Nutrition in India|
|Study Start Date :||November 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2014|
|Experimental: Mobile phone counselling||
Behavioral: Counselling using mobile phones
Feasibility and acceptability of using mobile phones to improve complementary feeding practices.
- mHealth to improve complementary feeding [ Time Frame: 1 year ]Mobile phones will be used to counsel mothers to improve complementary feeding practices. The pilot test will measure changes in feeding practices before and after the counselling. Process evaluation tool will be used to measure compliance with the intervention.
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01645163
|CHRD, Society for Applied Studies|
|Faridabad, Haryana, India, 121004|
|Principal Investigator:||Sarmila Mazumder, PhD||CHRD, Society for Applied Studies|