Prevention Through Intervention: Telehealth Solution to Deter 911 Calls Due to Hypoglycemia
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03665870|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 11, 2018
Last Update Posted : July 22, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Diabetes Mellitus Hypoglycemia Unawareness Hypoglycemia Hypoglycemia Acute||Behavioral: Hypoglycemia Education||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Intervention Model Description:||Single arm pre-post study.|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Prevention Through Intervention: Telehealth Solution to Deter 911 Calls Due to Hypoglycemia|
|Actual Study Start Date :||October 1, 2018|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||May 24, 2020|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||July 20, 2020|
Experimental: Intervention Arm
Hypoglycemia Education: Participants will receive educational support to prevent repeat episodes of hypoglycemia.
Behavioral: Hypoglycemia Education
Two in-person visits to the home of the participant and 4 phone calls will be conducted to provided education on prevention of hypoglycemia.
- Fear of Hypoglycemia [ Time Frame: Through study completion, an average of 8 weeks ]One of the most important impact of hypoglycemia, is non-compliance to diabetes treatment due to the fear of hypoglycemia. This would be measured using the "Hypoglycemia Scale: FH-15" scale.
- Self Efficacy [ Time Frame: Pre and Post (after 8 weeks)Through study completion, an average of 8 weeks ]Measured using the "Perceived Diabetes Self-Management Scale".
- Knowledge of Diabetes [ Time Frame: Through study completion, an average of 8 weeks ]Measured using the "The Knowledge in Low Literacy in Diabetes Knowledge Assessment Scale"
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03665870
|United States, Alabama|
|Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service|
|Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35209|
|Principal Investigator:||Mohanraj Thirumalai, PhD||University of Alabama at Birmingham|