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Latinas Learning About Density

2016-09-22 21:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study will examine behavioral and psychological outcomes of breast density notification using a 3-group randomized design comparing usual written notification to two educationally enhanced approaches.

Description

This is a 3-group randomized clinical trial to compare usual care to two educationally enhanced approaches to breast density notification. Usual care involves sending written notification along with the mammogram report; all women will receive usual care. In addition, some women will receive written educational materials about breast density, with or without interaction with a promotora (culturally congruent health educator). Study outcomes include short and long term assessments of psychological (anxiety, knowledge) and behavioral (continued mammography screening, discussion with primary care provider) outcomes. The study also includes qualitative inquiry and a cost analysis.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Breast Cancer

Intervention

Written educational brochure, Promotora interaction

Location

Mountain Park Health Center
Phoenix
Arizona
United States
85004

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Mayo Clinic

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-09-22T21:08:21-0400

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