The Use of Implementation Intentions to Increase the Appointment Attendance of OEF/OIF Veterans
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01649934|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 25, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 3, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Brain Injuries||Behavioral: Implementation Intention Behavioral: Contact Clinic||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||54 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||The Use of Implementation Intentions to Increase the Appointment Attendance of Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) Veterans|
|Study Start Date :||June 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 31, 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2017|
No Intervention: Scheduling as Usual
Participants will be subject to the current appointment scheduling procedures.
Experimental: Contact Clinic
This group will be required to contact the clinic themselves to make appointments.
Behavioral: Contact Clinic
Participants will be asked to sign a form indicating their need to contact the recommended clinics to make their appointments.
Experimental: Implementation Intentions
This group will create Implementation Intentions to contact the clinic to make their appointments and to attend those appointments.
Behavioral: Implementation Intention
Implementation Intentions are a series of what/when/where statements that a participant will make to create automatic cues to complete a behaviorally advantageous action.
- Attendance at Scheduled Appointments [ Time Frame: Over a 60 Day Period ]The attendance of the participants at their scheduled appointments will be measured.
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): NCT01649934
|United States, Connecticut|
|VA Connecticut Healthcare System|
|West Haven, Connecticut, United States, 06516|
|Principal Investigator:||Joseph F Kulas, Ph.D.||VA Connecticut Healthcare System|