A Study to Determine the Impact of Patient-Centered Education and the Use of Digital Photography for Evaluating Adherence with Routine Foot Care and Decrease the Occurrence and Severity of Foot Ulcerations in High-Risk Diabetic Foot Patients
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Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 16-004934
Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-004934
About this study
The purpose of this study is to look at the relationship of patient-centered education, the Electronic Medical Record (patient portal) and the use of digital photography to improve the practice of routine foot care and reduce the number of foot ulcers/wounds in patients with diabetes.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Based on risk classification of the Comprehensive Foot Examination by the American Diabetes Association, risk categories 1, 2 and 3 are included in the study
- Without a smartphone
- Without patient portal access
- Has documented cognitive disability such as confusion, disorientation, dementia, alzheimer’s disease, mental retardation
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
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Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Annie Rose Manuel, M.S.N., R.N.
Closed for enrollment
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