European Postgraduate Training in Geriatric Medicine
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02377908|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2015 by PD Dr. Katrin Singler, MME, Klinikum Nürnberg.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : March 4, 2015
Last Update Posted : March 4, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Education Geriatrics||Other: Online Survey|
The study is performed as a cross-sectional structured quantitative survey leaving space for qualitative comments. The survey content covers structural items, content and educational aspects of geriatric specialty training in European countries. To prove feasibility in the questionnaire setting and time management the survey will be piloted in five international experts in geriatric medicine. Questions in the survey are closed with the possibility to give a free comment.Validity of individual data collection will be controlled by repeated hidden content within different questions.
Experts in the field of geriatric medicine and members of one of the organizations European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), European Academy for the Medicine of Ageing (EAMA) or European Union Geriatric Medicine Society (EUGMS) and a strong personal focus of interest in postgraduate training are contacted by the survey coordinator and invited to participate in the survey personally and via E-mail. The survey will be performed online using the following software (http://www.surveyxact.com/) . To reassure data quality, the survey will be sent for double checks within nations.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||47 participants|
|Official Title:||European Postgraduate Training in Geriatric Medicine|
|Study Start Date :||October 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2014|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2015|
- Other: Online Survey
Online questionaire submitted to experts in geriatrics in different European countries. 12-item survey.
- situation of geriatric postgraduate education [ Time Frame: until June 2014 ]Evaluate a structured update on geriatric postgraduate education throughout Europe in order to assess the need for further developments in geriatric postgraduate education.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02377908
|Contact: Katrin Singler, MDemail@example.com|
|Insitute for Biomedicine of Aging||Recruiting|
|Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany, 90408|
|Contact: Katrin Singler, MD, MME 0911-530296 ext 150 firstname.lastname@example.org|