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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Diabetic Foot Ulcer
and you are
over 18
years old
Phase
-
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The purpose

The purpose of the study is to evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of a physician directed nurse managed earlier outpatient counselling intervention for patients with diabetic foot ulceration. For the purpose effectiveness is defined in two ways.1) as a reduction in hospital readmissions for complication for foot ulcers such as amputation or increased severity of the ulcer and 2) reduction in amputations, readmission rates. Selected covariates (self-efficacy,self-management, social support and depression) will be included to estimate predictors for readmission and amputation.

Provided treatments

  • Behavioral: Nursing counseling
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01731808. The sponsor of the trial is Zurich University of Applied Sciences and it is looking for 19 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Outpatient Nurse Managed Counseling Program for Patients With Diabetic Foot Ulceration: a Pilot Study