Treatment for PROMs

Phase-Based Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Hamilton Health Sciences - General Site, Hamilton, Canada
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
Eligible conditions
PROMs

Study Summary

This study is evaluating how reliability of patient reported outcomes can be affected with questionnaire burden and and the number of questionnaires given to study participants.

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Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 1 primary outcome and 1 secondary outcome in patients with PROMs. Measurement will happen over the course of Day 1.

Day 1
Reliability and validity of the EQ-5D-5L
Time to completion

Trial Safety

Trial Design

1 Treatment Groups

Control

This trial requires 110 total participants across 1 different treatment groups

This trial involves a single treatment. Treatment is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. There is no placebo group. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

ControlNo treatment in the control group

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: day 1
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly day 1 for reporting.

Closest Location

Hamilton Health Sciences - General Site - Hamilton, Canada

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and older. There are 6 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The patient has a fracture that occurred within the past six months. show original
The patient is at least 18 years old. show original
The patient can read, understand, and write in English. show original
The patient is provided with information about the procedure, and they give their consent either verbally or in writing. show original
The patient has a broken bone that is being managed with surgery or without surgery. show original
The patient goes to a fracture clinic for their own appointment, whether it be in person or virtual. show original

Patient Q&A Section

Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

What causes proms?

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Recent findings proposes that proms are related to the genetic disorder Rett syndrome. In a prospective study this is supported. This may not be true in other forms of prematurity, as the occurrence of proms can also occur in preterm infants born with no other developmental disabilities or disease.

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Can proms be cured?

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In summary, proms have a high frequency of comorbid disorders, especially attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and conduct disorder. It is recommended that psychosocial interventions should be integrated into prom therapy and should include cognitive behavioral therapy.

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How many people get proms a year in the United States?

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[60%-90% of US populations get at least one 'prom' a year. This finding is consistent with prior reports by the Health Resources and Services Administration. However, only a modest number of people in the US receive a routine vaccination during their teenage years]]. While many of the adolescents in our sample want to attend the prom, it is not the usual response to being asked about for proms.

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What are the signs of proms?

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Proms have symptoms such as headaches, dizziness, shortness of breath, and fainting which are not often associated with other symptoms. Therefore, when diagnosing proms, these will need to be investigated. Results from a recent clinical trial, the three most common symptoms were shortness of breath (21%), dizziness (19%) and headaches (13%). Results from a recent clinical trial, the three most commonly reported headache symptoms include: constant, throbbing headaches, headache aggravated by exercise, headache associated with menstrual pain and headache associated with stress. Diagnosing proms also involves looking at the prom's lifestyle and a history was obtained from every prospective patient.

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What are common treatments for proms?

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The majority of prophylactic treatments for proms consist of lifestyle modifications. For the prophylaxis of proms, medications are rarely prescribed and if they are prescribed, antihistamines and benzodiazepines are the only drugs in common use. The use and effectiveness of these drugs are inconsistent throughout the literature. Antibiotics were prescribed in some cases in order to treat bacterial infection, however there were no specific antibiotics specified in the treatment literature.

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What is proms?

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Proms were a part of the pre-concert programming for music fans. Therefore, the term proms is particularly appropriate for these event-based programming techniques, as they often include a music competition and often have a formal name (e.g. proms 2015). Fans of live concerts typically see the concert or festival as a 'prom' event. Findings from a recent study shows a wide range of different practices and highlights the potential benefits of combining programming elements from different programming traditions.

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Is treatment typically used in combination with any other treatments?

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The percentage of patients receiving combination treatments is highly variable according to the specialty of the physicians and the type of patients treated (patients with or without systemic disease involvement or treatment with or without immunosuppressors) The high variability of the percentages of combination therapy treatment observed in our preliminary study seems to be in keeping with the experience of the Spanish clinicians from the various hospitals involved, showing similar difficulties to implement combination therapies in routine clinical practice.

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How serious can proms be?

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There is no clear agreement about the appropriateness of sending a boy and girl to a prom. For many parents, it is the first time any couple will have gone to a prom as a couple. Even for couples where the members have attended proms, the fact that they have come together in such a unique situation may be intimidating. The use of a dance-date-show can be seen as a rite of passage that couples must go through to be trusted to know the best dances, dates and show.

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Does treatment improve quality of life for those with proms?

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Treatment improves quality of life for those with proms. Proms may be an effective adjunct intervention for improving the quality of life of those with proms.

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What does treatment usually treat?

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The treatment is primarily for symptom control for patients with [type 1 diabetes](https://www.withpower.com/clinical-trials/type-1-diabetes). Findings from a recent study for patients with the condition have shown that the most effective treatment is to reduce or eliminate the risks of acquiring diabetes. As diabetes is a chronic disease, patients benefit the most from managing and optimizing blood pressure and blood sugar, with a routine follow-up that includes a regular checkup; a proper diet should also be part of the equation. Weight loss has been shown to improve insulin regulation. Treatment for other health issues requires a more in-depth assessment to find treatments targeted for you. The most effective treatment strategy for patients with diabetes is to maintain a normal body weight; keep healthy blood sugar levels to improve insulin regulation; and reduce blood pressure to reduce cardiovascular risk.

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Is treatment safe for people?

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There are many side effects that can result from treatment. All treatment options may have side effects of equal severity, but some may have more issues or severe reactions. It is therefore important to see a specialist if you wish to take a treatment. There are no "drug free" treatments for many serious diseases (for example, hepatitis). Any new treatment has its own side effects, which are unique to the new treatment, so you have to consider how your individual risks and merits would fit into any treatment you are considering.\n\nA diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease is based solely on clinical evidence and examination or autopsy.

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What are the common side effects of treatment?

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There were significant differences between races/ethnicities. There were a greater percentage of whites than Asian presenting with acne, rosacea, and psoriasis. Whites in particular may experience more emotional, behavioral, and psychiatric side effects in response to treatment. More trials are needed to compare the rates of side effects between races.

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