JOYof ART - an Intervention Study (JOYofART)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03080870|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2017 by Tarja Välimäki, University of Eastern Finland.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : March 15, 2017
Last Update Posted : March 15, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Quality of Life Family Caregivers||Other: Art||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||120 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||JOY of ART - an Intervention Study for Older Adults and Their Family Caregivers|
|Actual Study Start Date :||March 3, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||January 2018|
Art groups are held once a week, each with the duration of 60 minutes. They begin with a 45 minute art intervention and conclude with a 15 minute discussion. The art groups include music, dance and visual arts, which is psychologically, socially, and physically activating. Music has the main emphasis in art intervention. The preferences of the subjects are taken into consideration in art intervention. Art intervention is conducted by trained and experienced art pedagogues.
Art intervention aims to revive previously learned art-related skills, to learn and enhance new skills, and to improve and intensify physiological, emotional, social, motoric, and cognitive abilities.
Multicomponent art intervention
No Intervention: Control
Baseline and follow-up measurements.
- Mental Well-being assessed using the Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-being scale (WEMWBS) [ Time Frame: Change in Mental Well-being from baseline until three month follow-up ]The Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-being scale (WEMWBS)
- Mobility and Balance assessed using Timed up & Go (TUG) [ Time Frame: Change in Mobility and Balance from baseline until three month follow-up ]Timed up & Go (TUG)
- Physical Performance assessed using Short Physical Performance Battery (SPPB) [ Time Frame: Change in Physical Performance from baseline until three month follow-up ]Short Physical Performance Battery (SPPB)
- Quality of Life assessed using EQ- 5D-5L [ Time Frame: Change in Quality of Life from baseline until three month follow-up ]EQ- 5D-5L
- Psychological Distress assessed using General Health Questionnaire (GHQ 12) [ Time Frame: Change in Psychological Distress from baseline until three month follow-up ]General Health Questionnaire (GHQ 12)
- Use of Social and Health Care Services assessed using Questionnaire [ Time Frame: Change in use of Social and Health Care Service use from baseline until three month follow-up ]Questionnaire on Social and Health Care service use
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03080870
|Contact: Tarja Välimäki, PhDemail@example.com|
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