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Health Literacy for Children With Atopic Dermatitis and Their Caregivers

2014-07-24 14:01:05 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine the effectiveness of additional nursing instruction for the caregivers of newly diagnosed pediatric atopic dermatitis patients at the University of Missouri Dermatology clinic. Caregivers of children with atopic dermatitis will be randomized to one of two instruction/education procedures. The goal is to determine if improved retention of information by caregivers/parents of children with atopic dermatitis is associated with better patient outcomes.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Health Literacy

Intervention

Nurse instruction

Location

University of Missouri Dermatology Clinic
Columbia
Missouri
United States
65212

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

University of Missouri-Columbia

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:01:05-0400

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