ED-HEART for Domestic Violence

Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics, Kansas City, MO
Domestic Violence+7 More ConditionsED-HEART - Behavioral
14 - 19
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test if a new intervention called ED-HEART is feasible for adolescents age 14-19 years who are receiving care in the Children's Mercy emergency department.

Eligible Conditions
  • Domestic Violence
  • Heart
  • Mental Abuse
  • Adolescent Behaviors
  • Emergency Department
  • Physical Abuse
  • Verbal Abuse
  • Domestic Abuse

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 12 weeks

12 weeks
Number/proportion of participants reporting Emergency Department Healthcare Education Assessment and Response for Teen Relationships (ED-HEART) as acceptable.
Number/proportion of participants reporting of adolescent relationship abuse (ARA) victimization
Participant recognition of abusive behaviors as assessed by survey

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Enhanced Standard Care (Control Arm)
1 of 2
ED-HEART (Intervention Arm)
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

174 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: ED-HEART · No Placebo Group · N/A

ED-HEART (Intervention Arm)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: ED-HEART · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Enhanced Standard Care (Control Arm)NoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Enhanced Standard Care (Control Arm) · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 12 weeks

Who is running the clinical trial?

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)NIH
1,860 Previous Clinical Trials
2,166,926 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institutes of Health (NIH)NIH
2,551 Previous Clinical Trials
24,611,009 Total Patients Enrolled
Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas CityLead Sponsor
227 Previous Clinical Trials
1,269,529 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 14 - 19 · All Participants · 0 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are persons over the age of fifty-five being accepted as participants in this clinical investigation?

"This clinical research seeks participants between 14 to 19 years of age. The total number of trials for those younger than 18 is 91, while the amount available for individuals older than 65 is 169." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Who is eligible to take part in this medical experiment?

"This research project is looking to acquire a cohort of 174 minors between 14 to 19 years old exhibiting adolescent traits. It is essential that candidates have been recently admitted in an emergency department (ED)." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is the trial currently enrolling participants?

"Affirmative. According to the clinicaltrials.gov, this medical trial is actively recruiting patients since it was first posted on December 9th 2021 and last edited on January 6th 2022. To date, 174 participants are sought across 1 location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many participants are enlisted in this clinical exploration?

"Affirmative. The information on clinicaltrials.gov confirms that this trial began soliciting patients on December 9th 2021 and is still currently recruiting them, with 174 required from a single location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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