Comparative Effectiveness of Decision Aids for Stable Chest Discomfort

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Mass General Brigham

Status

Completed

Conditions

Coronary Artery Disease
Stable Angina

Treatments

Behavioral: Online decision aid
Behavioral: Video decision aid

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT02652208
2014P002292

Details and patient eligibility

About

The purpose of the study is to compare two different types of decision support materials for patients considering treatment for chest pain or chest discomfort from heart disease.

Full description

The purpose of the project is to compare the effectiveness of a detailed, video patient decision aid and an online, interactive patient decision aid for treatment of Stable Chest Discomfort. The study will randomly assign eligible participants to receive either the online decision aid or the video decision aid. Participants will complete a survey after reviewing the decision aid that will examine decision quality, use of the intervention, and satisfaction with the intervention.

Enrollment

34 patients

Sex

All

Ages

18+ years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • Adults 18 and older
  • English speaking
  • Current diagnosis of stable angina
  • Ability to access online material and willing to provide an email address

Exclusion criteria

  • Coronary bypass surgery and/or percutaneous coronary intervention within 6 months
  • Diagnosis of unstable angina, acute coronary syndrome, STEMI, non STEMI within 6 months
  • Scheduled for nonelective catheterization
  • Significant cognitive deficit such that participant is unable to consent for self
  • Serious comorbidities or other conditions that make revascularization inappropriate

Trial design

Primary purpose

Health Services Research

Allocation

Randomized

Interventional model

Parallel Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

34 participants in 2 patient groups

Online decision aid
Active Comparator group
Description:
This group will receive the access to an online decision aid that covers the main treatment options for stable chest discomfort.
Treatment:
Behavioral: Online decision aid
Video decision aid
Active Comparator group
Description:
This group will receive the DVD and booklet decision aid describing stable chest discomfort and the main treatment options including medical therapy and stents.
Treatment:
Behavioral: Video decision aid

Trial contacts and locations

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