Individual vs Cohort Long Distance Advising for Mental Care for Congenital Cataract Guardians

Sponsor
Sun Yat-sen University (Other)
Overall Status
Completed
CT.gov ID
NCT03216655
Collaborator
(none)
72
Enrollment
1
Location
2
Arms
13.3
Actual Duration (Months)
5.4
Patients Per Site Per Month

Study Details

Study Description

Brief Summary

Nowadays, doctors put mental health at a prior place and pay more attention to the psychological problems of ill kids' parents. In our research, we try to find a new modern and efficient psychological counseling mode to improve the mentality of parents and relieve their anxiety and depression. We divide guardians of parents into two groups .One group is given the traditional follow-up by regular phone call every month. The other is in a wechat group. A doctor send the useful information about kids care and answer questions of parents at regular time every month. The self-rating anxiety scale (SAS) and self-rating depression scale (SDS) scores of parents are marked before and after the long follow up.

Condition or DiseaseIntervention/TreatmentPhase
  • Other: phone call
  • Other: wechat group
N/A

Detailed Description

Congenital cataract (CC) is the leading cause of reversible blindness during childhood, which appears at birth or during the first decade of life. Nowadays, doctors put mental health at a prior place and pay more attention to the psychological problems of ill kids' parents. In our research, we try to find a new modern and efficient psychological counseling mode to improve the mentality of parents and relieve their anxiety and depression. We divide guardians of parents into two groups .One group is given the traditional follow-up by regular phone call every month. The other is in a wechat group. A doctor send the useful information about kids care and answer questions of parents at regular time every month. The self-rating anxiety scale (SAS) and self-rating depression scale (SDS) scores of parents are marked before and after the long follow up.

Study Design

Study Type:
Interventional
Actual Enrollment :
72 participants
Allocation:
Randomized
Intervention Model:
Parallel Assignment
Masking:
Double (Participant, Care Provider)
Primary Purpose:
Health Services Research
Official Title:
Comparison of Individual and Cohort Long Distance Advising for Mental Care for Congenital Cataract Guardians
Actual Study Start Date :
Jul 11, 2017
Actual Primary Completion Date :
Dec 30, 2017
Actual Study Completion Date :
Aug 20, 2018

Arms and Interventions

ArmIntervention/Treatment
Experimental: traditional group

phone call

Other: phone call
Investigators give a regular follow-up to participants: phone call monthly

Experimental: new device group

wechat group

Other: wechat group
Investigators give a regular follow-up to participants: wechat follow up. Investigators send useful information and answer their questions monthly.

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures

  1. similar effect [baseline]

    the SAS and SDS level are same in two groups

  2. efficient effect [baseline]

    the SAS and SDS level are higher in traditional group

  3. invalid effect [baseline]

    the SAS and SDS level are lower in traditional group

Eligibility Criteria

Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study:
N/A and Older
Sexes Eligible for Study:
All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Yes

Inclusion Criteria: the guardians of kids who had a surgery for congenital cataract recently

Exclusion Criteria:

have other major life hit was diagnosed of anxiety and depression before

Contacts and Locations

Locations

SiteCityStateCountryPostal Code
1Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen UniversityGuangzhouGuangdongChina510000

Sponsors and Collaborators

  • Sun Yat-sen University

Investigators

  • Principal Investigator: Haotian Lin, M.D,Ph.D, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen University

Study Documents (Full-Text)

None provided.

More Information

Publications

None provided.
Responsible Party:
Haotian Lin, Principal Investigator, Home for Cataract Children, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT03216655
Other Study ID Numbers:
  • CCPMOH2017-China-1
First Posted:
Jul 13, 2017
Last Update Posted:
Apr 14, 2020
Last Verified:
Apr 1, 2020
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product:
No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product:
No
Keywords provided by Haotian Lin, Principal Investigator, Home for Cataract Children, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen University
Additional relevant MeSH terms:

Study Results

No Results Posted as of Apr 14, 2020