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Cohort as Part of Undergraduate Medical Studies at the University of Sherbrooke

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03928509
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 26, 2019
Last Update Posted : May 13, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Université de Sherbrooke

Brief Summary:

The main goals of this project are to support the research training of undergraduate medical students at the University of Sherbrooke and promote planning of health services a better knowledge of the prevalence, social, and geographic distribution of public health issues in the Estrie administrative region, the Saguenay regional county municipality in Quebec and the city of Moncton, New-Brunswick.

To meet the objectives of the project, a population-based prospective study linked to the Quebec and New Brunswick public health surveys is proposed. The Estrie administrative region, the Saguenay regional county municipality and the city of Moncton will be targeted.

Monitoring and data collection will be provided by 3rd year undergraduate medical students at University of Sherbrooke through telephone interviews.

The research themes will be proposed by various researchers affiliated with the University of Sherbrooke. They will be selected by an internal scientific committee and included in the questionnaires administered by the students.


Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Public Health Other: No intervention

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 4000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cohort as Part of Undergraduate Medical Studies at the University of Sherbrooke
Estimated Study Start Date : September 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2049

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Estrie CIUSSS
Subjects from the Estrie's Integrated Health and Social Services Centre
Other: No intervention
No intervention

Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean CIUSSS
Subjects from the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean's Integrated Health and Social Services Centres
Other: No intervention
No intervention

CHUDGLD
Subjects from Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre
Other: No intervention
No intervention




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Health questionnaire [ Time Frame: Once a year through study completion. ]

    General health questionnaire including questions about lifestyle, knowledge about Lyme disease, access to health services, community belonging, reactions in everyday life, sleep and stress management, alcohol, drugs and games of chance and finally, medical aid in dying.

    Most of the questions are individually based on previously accepted or previously used questionnaires and thus, the health questionnaire used in this project does not include a specific scale of measurement for each subjects.




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
The target population is everyone 18 years of age and over living in a private household in Quebec or New Brunswick.
Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Participants will have been previously joined for a public health survey and have agreed to be contacted again for this study ;
  • Age: 18 years or over.
  • Place of residence: Sherbrooke, Moncton or Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03928509


Contacts
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Contact: Fanny Lapointe, BSc 819-346-1110 ext 15858 fanny.lapointe@usherbrooke.ca
Contact: Paul Farand, MD MSc 819-346-1110 ext 9093 pager paul.farand@usherbrooke.ca

Locations
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Canada, Quebec
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke, departement de médecine
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, J1H 5N4
Sponsors and Collaborators
Université de Sherbrooke

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Responsible Party: Université de Sherbrooke
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03928509     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MP-31-2019-3172
First Posted: April 26, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 13, 2019
Last Verified: March 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No