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UMIN ID: UMIN000002100

Registered date:01/08/2009

The support system for elder diabetic patients with bidirectional IT communications

Basic Information

Recruitment status Pending
Health condition(s) or Problem(s) studiedDiabetes Mellitus
Date of first enrollment2009/08/01
Target sample size10
Countries of recruitmentJapan
Study typeInterventional
Intervention(s)For a period of 12 weeks, a diabetic patient and his caregiver communicate with a doctor or nurse through the TV terephone for 30 minutes once a week. Intercommunication content :Medical staff checks a list of weight change, compliance check, exercise habit, and so on. :checks attached pictures of the plate. :encourages a diabetic patient to eat properly being based on the diet record. Diabetic patients carry on being treated as an outpaint only and they complete the questionnaire.


Primary Outcome1 inspection data (height, weight, percent of body fat, blood glucose level, HbA1c, insulin concentration) 2 PAID (Problem Areas In Diabetes) 3 lifestyle questionnaire 4 TV telephone questionnaire
Secondary Outcome

Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Age minimum60years-old
Age maximum80years-old
GenderMale and Female
Include criteria
Exclude criteriaNot diabetes, Difficulty in speaking

Related Information


public contact
Address 54 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto Japan
Affiliation kyoto University Medical ethics committee
scientific contact
Name Ayae Kinoshita
Address 53 Shogoin Kawahara-cho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto Japan
Affiliation Kyoto University Home medical care nursing