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Pharmacist-Physician Collaborative Medication Therapy Management Services (MTMS) Demonstration Project

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01973556
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 31, 2013
Last Update Posted : October 31, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jan Hirsch, University of California, San Diego

Brief Summary:
Patients managed by a newly formed pharmacist-physician medication therapy management team in a university primary care clinic will have better blood pressure control than patients receiving usual care.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hypertension Other: Pharmacist-Physician Collaborative Medication Therapy Management Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 75 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: Pharmacist-Physician Collaborative Medication Therapy Management Services (MTMS) Demonstration Project
Study Start Date : July 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Pharmacist-Physician Collaborative Medication Management
Pharmacist-Physician Collaborative Medication Management
Other: Pharmacist-Physician Collaborative Medication Therapy Management
No Intervention: Usual Care



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. systolic blood pressure [ Time Frame: 6 months ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • age 18 years or over
  • diagnosis of hypertension with most recent blood pressure >140/90 mmHg or blood pressure >130/80 mmHg if patients also had diabetes mellitus
  • treated with at least one anti-hypertensive medication
  • continuous active patient (at least one visit) of the clinic for at least the past 6 months (1/1/2010-6/31/2010)
  • English speaking
  • Able to complete questionnaires in English.

Exclusion Criteria:

-do not meet provisions of the clinical collaborative agreement protocol in the judgment of the patient's physician or the clinical pharmacist


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Locations
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United States, California
University of California San Diego
La Jolla, California, United States, 92093
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, San Diego

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Jan Hirsch, Associate Professor Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Diego
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01973556     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20095191
100492 ( Other Identifier: UCSD Human Subjects Protection Program )
First Posted: October 31, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 31, 2013
Last Verified: October 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases