Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
20/12/2002
Date assigned
20/12/2002
Last edited
14/12/2007
Prospective/Retrospective
Prospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Gunther Eysenbach

ORCID ID

Contact details

Centre for Global eHealth Innovation
Toronto General Hospital
R Fraser Elliott Building
4th Floor
Room # 4S435
190 Elizabeth Street
Toronto
ON
M5G 2C4
Canada
+1 416 340 4800 ext 6427
geysenba@uhnres.utoronto.ca

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

I3MPACT

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Newly diagnosed prostate cancer

Intervention

The intervention is a face-to-face Internet training course. Class participants will get a basic introduction into how the Internet works, how to use search engines and directories, where to find interesting cancer resources including self-help groups, and how to evaluate the quality of information. The aim of the class is to guide participants to high quality information resources and online self-support groups on the web, teach critical appraisal skills, and to stimulate and motivate cancer patients to actively seek information and connect with peers via the Internet.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2003

Overall trial end date

31/12/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Male

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2003

Recruitment end date

31/12/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Canada

Trial participating centre

Centre for Global eHealth Innovation
Toronto, ON
M5G 2C4
Canada

Sponsor information

Organisation

Change Foundation (Canada)

Sponsor details

200 Front Street West
Suite 2800
Toronto
Ontario
M5V 3L1
Canada

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Change Foundation, Toronto

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes