Don't Throw Your Heart Away: Patient Study 4

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • days left to enroll
    33
  • participants needed
    400
  • sponsor
    Carnegie Mellon University
Updated on 2 July 2021

Summary

This empirical study tests whether transplant center performance data that reflect center donor acceptance rates influence patients and their family members to evaluate centers with high organ decline rates less favorably than centers with low organ decline rates. 400 transplant patients and family members will be recruited from transplant support group social media websites and randomized to one of four different information presentation conditions. Upon viewing a pair of outcome tables corresponding to their condition, the participants are asked to choose which hospital is higher performing (one hospital with a non-selective "accepting" strategy and one hospital with a more selective "cherrypicking" strategy.

Details
Condition Cardiac Transplant Disorder
Treatment Stratified Transplant Survival Metric, SRTR Information Format
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT04809051
SponsorCarnegie Mellon University
Last Modified on2 July 2021

Eligibility

Yes No Not Sure

Inclusion Criteria

Participants will be asked to participate if they confirm the following
inclusion criteria in the consent form
18 years of age or older
must read and understand the information in the consent form
must want to participate in the research and continue with the survey
must be a pre- or post-transplant patient or family member of the transplant patient

Exclusion Criteria

Participants who do not meet the primary criterion of being a pre- or post-
transplant patient or family member of the transplant patient
Clear my responses

How to participate?

Step 1 Connect with a site
What happens next?
  • You can expect the study team to contact you via email or phone in the next few days.
  • Sign up as volunteer to help accelerate the development of new treatments and to get notified about similar trials.

You are contacting

Investigator Avatar
Name

Primary Contact

site
Name

0/250
Preferred Language
Other Language
Please verify that you are not a bot.

Additional screening procedures may be conducted by the study team before you can be confirmed eligible to participate.

Learn more

If you are confirmed eligible after full screening, you will be required to understand and sign the informed consent if you decide to enroll in the study. Once enrolled you may be asked to make scheduled visits over a period of time.

Learn more

Complete your scheduled study participation activities and then you are done. You may receive summary of study results if provided by the sponsor.

Learn more

Similar trials to consider

Loading...

Not finding what you're looking for?

Every year hundreds of thousands of volunteers step forward to participate in research. Sign up as a volunteer and receive email notifications when clinical trials are posted in the medical category of interest to you.

Sign up as volunteer

user name

Added by • 

 • 

Private

Reply by • Private
Loading...

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectetur, adipisicing elit. Ipsa vel nobis alias. Quae eveniet velit voluptate quo doloribus maxime et dicta in sequi, corporis quod. Ea, dolor eius? Dolore, vel!

  The passcode will expire in None.
Loading...

No annotations made yet

Add a private note
  • abc Select a piece of text from the left.
  • Add notes visible only to you.
  • Send it to people through a passcode protected link.
Add a private note