Virtual reality simulation app for caregiver education for Nursing

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Nursing+1 MoreVirtual reality simulation app for caregiver education - Behavioral
Eligibility
Any Age
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will explore whether or not enhanced education for caregivers, using virtual reality simulation, increases self-reported use of environmental fall risk interventions, and perceived effectiveness of those interventions, for caregivers on a medical-surgical unit.

Eligible Conditions
  • Accidental Falls
  • Nursing

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: baseline, 1 month after intervention, and 3 months after intervention

Month 3
Change from baseline rating of availability of resources to implement environmental fall prevention interventions at 1 month and 3 months post intervention
Change from baseline rating of perceived effectiveness of environmental fall prevention interventions at 1 month and 3 months post intervention
Interventional procedure
Change from baseline rating of self-reported use of environmental fall prevention interventions at 1 month and 3 months post intervention

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

online education only
1 of 2
virtual reality education
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

288 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Virtual reality simulation app for caregiver education · No Placebo Group · N/A

virtual reality educationExperimental Group · 2 Interventions: Virtual reality simulation app for caregiver education, online fall prevention education module · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
online education only
Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: online fall prevention education module · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 1 month after intervention, and 3 months after intervention

Who is running the clinical trial?

The Cleveland ClinicLead Sponsor
949 Previous Clinical Trials
1,409,485 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
People taking part in the study must spend more than half their working hours directly caring for patients.
RNs who work either part-time or full-time, ANMs, and PCNAs who provide patient care.
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