Topics

Enhancing Participation of Under-represented Minorities in Clinical Trials Using a Patient-Centered Website: A Community-Engaged Approach

2017-08-08 14:23:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose pf this study is to evaluate the comparative effectiveness of a culturally and linguistically tailored clinical trial literacy website in increasing likelihood of participating in clinical trials. To achieve this objective,a randomized group design will address the following patient-centered outcomes: willingness to enroll in clinical trials and behavioral intent as well as likelihood of referring others to enroll in such trials) before and after exposure to a culturally-tailored clinical trial literacy website. Health literacy will be measured both before and post exposure to tailored messages. Participants will be randomized into two groups. The intervention group (n=50) will have access to culturally tailored website. Participants in the control group (n=50) will have access to NYU 's standard trial participation website.

Description

Compelling evidence demonstrates racial/ethnic disparities in health and healthcare in the United States. These disparities arise from various factors including unequal access to adequate medical care, perceived racial discrimination, and poor health literacy.The Center for Healthful Behavior Change (CHBC) has been involved in numerous initiatives to eradicate health disparities and have implemented NIH-funded interventions to address inequities in health. Interventions targeting patient-centered outcomes have been suboptimal because of inadequate infrastructure to support equitable contributions from stakeholders (patients, providers, and community leaders) in all aspects of the research process. This is crucial to promote sustainable effects regarding minority patients' ability to make informed decisions about participating in existing clinical trials. This study will address this gap, bringing together academic investigators and important stakeholders to develop a website providing access to culturally tailored videos to enhance awareness of clinical trial, health literacy, thus promoting participation in existing clinical trials.

Study Design

Conditions

Recruitment

Intervention

Tailored Website, Standard Website

Location

New York University School of Medicine
New York
New York
United States
10016

Status

Recruiting

Source

New York University School of Medicine

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-08-08T14:23:21-0400

Clinical Trials [599 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Tobacco Tactics Website for Veteran Smokers

The purpose of this study is to develop an evidence-based Tobacco Tactics website tailored to veterans based on an intervention tested in the VA.

Effectiveness of the HF-ACP Website Study

This study evaluates the effectiveness of an interactive website on advance care planning for patients living with heart failure (HF-ACP website). The investigators will randomize patients...

Evaluating a Website for Parents of Injured Children

The purpose of the current protocol is to evaluate the ability of the AfterTheInjury website to increase parent knowledge and skills.

An Internet-Based Smokeless Tobacco Cessation Program for Teens

To compare the efficacy of a targeted, tailored, and highly interactive smokeless tobacco cessation website to a website with more static information that is similar to websites that can b...

Usability of a Website for People With Schizophrenia

This study will determine the usability of a website for people with schizophrenia versus other websites designed for the same purpose.

PubMed Articles [5990 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

What are young Indians saying about mental health? A content analysis of blogs on the It's Ok To Talk website.

This study used thematic content analysis to examine submissions to a youth mental health website, www.itsoktotalk.in, in India.

An Exploration of a Website Design Process and Results of a Usability Study.

A transition of content management systems provided Kornhauser Health Sciences Library with an opportunity to redesign the library's website to be more user-friendly, efficient, and visually appealing...

Medical reliability of a video-sharing website: the gingival recession model.

To evaluate the quality of the scientific/clinical information in dentistry delivered by videos hosted by a popular video-sharing website.

Evaluation of an Online Website-Based Platform for Cephalometric Analysis.

The purpose of our study was to assess the reproducibility of linear and angular measurements of cephalogram tracings made with an online website-based platform CephX® vs. tracings made using the FAC...

Evaluation of website information provided by paediatric surgery centres in Australia and New Zealand.

Hospital websites are an important source of information for patients, parents and healthcare providers. There are currently no standardized recommendations for the information provided on paediatric ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A website that contains conversational personal reflections, comments and sometimes links to other sites; typically run by an individual or small group.

A secure online website that provides patients convenient 24-hour access to personal health information via an Internet connection.

Tests for measuring loudness recruitment.

A long pro-domain caspase that contains a caspase recruitment domain in its pro-domain region. Activation of this enzyme can occur via the interaction of its caspase recruitment domain with CARD SIGNALING ADAPTOR PROTEINS. Caspase 2 plays a role in APOPTOSIS by cleaving and activating effector pro-caspases. Several isoforms of this protein exist due to multiple alternative splicing of its MESSENGER RNA.

Tailored macromolecules harboring covalently-bound biologically active modules that target specific tissues and cells. The active modules or functional groups can include drugs, prodrugs, antibodies, and oligonucleotides, which can act synergistically and be multitargeting.

More From BioPortfolio on "Enhancing Participation of Under-represented Minorities in Clinical Trials Using a Patient-Centered Website: A Community-Engaged Approach"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

Drug Discovery
Clinical Approvals Clinical Trials Drug Approvals Drug Delivery Drug Discovery Generics Drugs Prescription Drugs In the fields of medicine, biotechnology and pharmacology, drug discovery is the process by which drugs are dis...

Clinical Approvals
Clinical trials are a set of procedures in medical research conducted to allow safety (or more specifically, information about adverse drug reactions and adverse effects of other treatments) and efficacy data to be collected for health interventions (e.g...


Searches Linking to this Trial