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IN-CHARGE

Official Title

A Randomized Trial of Diabetes Intervention in the Community to Help Achieve Reduced Glucose Elevation: Diabetes IN-CHARGE

Status

Completed

Overview

To test whether providing personalized diabetes self-management recommendations and feedback improves blood sugar control more than providing generalized diabetes educational material alone.

Study Design

Randomized, Efficacy Study, Parallel Assignment, Open Label

Primary Endpoint

Primary Outcome Measures:
-A1c

Secondary Outcome Measures:
-diabetes-related self-care behaviours, drug use, clinical outcomes
-diabetes-specific quality of life
-incremental cost/quality-adjusted life-year [QALY]

Number of Patients

500

Number of Sites

1

Number of Countries

1

Study Period

2005–2009

Principal Investigator

Hertzel Gerstein

Program Manager

Jackie Bosch