Integrating Care After Exacerbation of COPD (InCasE)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02021955|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 27, 2013
Last Update Posted : March 8, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease||Behavioral: guideline treatment recommendations||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||362 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Integrating Care After Exacerbation of COPD (InCasE)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 11, 2015|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 29, 2018|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 31, 2019|
No Intervention: usual care
Primary care providers treat their patients discharged from hospital for a COPD exacerbation as usual.
Experimental: guideline treatment recommendations
Primary care clinicians receive treatment recommendations for their patients discharged from hospital for a COPD exacerbation.
Behavioral: guideline treatment recommendations
Primary care clinicians receive guideline concordant treatment recommendations for their patients discharged from hospital for a COPD exacerbation.
- hospital re-admission and mortality [ Time Frame: 6 months post-discharge ]The primary outcome measure is a composite measure of hospital readmission for any cause at 6 months and all-cause mortality.
- patient quality-of-life [ Time Frame: 6 weeks post-discharge ]self-report survey of patients' quality-of-life
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02021955
|United States, Idaho|
|Boise VA Medical Center, Boise, ID|
|Boise, Idaho, United States, 83702|
|United States, Washington|
|VA Puget Sound Health Care System Seattle Division, Seattle, WA|
|Seattle, Washington, United States, 98108|
|Principal Investigator:||David H. Au, MD MS||VA Puget Sound Health Care System Seattle Division, Seattle, WA|