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Understanding and Improving Diabetes Care for Ethnic Minorities

2014-08-27 03:13:41 | BioPortfolio

Summary

In this study, we are testing the effectiveness of an intervention known as "Coached Care" to improve health outcomes and quality of care of patients being treated for type 2 diabetes, particularly patients in underserved populations. The intervention involves training members of minority communities who have diabetes to be "coaches", teaching minority patients the skills needed to participate effectively in care during office visits, as they present for those visits. Coaches follow patients for 9 routine consecutive visits, reinforcing participation skills before and between their routine office visits.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

Intervention

Coached Care, Standard Diabetes Education

Location

Mary and Dick Allen Diabetes Center at Hoag Hospital
Newport Beach
California
United States
92663

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of California, Irvine

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:41-0400

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