Purpose

This protocol involves a qualitative study of the needs/preferences of people with diabetes and health coaches regarding a telehealth coaching platform for glycemic control in people with diabetes.

Condition

Eligibility

Eligible Ages
Between 18 Years and 80 Years
Eligible Genders
All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Yes

Inclusion Criteria

Health Coaches Group:

(i) age between 18 and 80 years (ii) fluent in English (iii) work in or carry expertise in physical activity, nutrition/diet or health behavior.

People with Diabetes Group (Patient/Caregiver Dyads):

(i) age between 18 and 80 years (ii) fluent in English (iii) have Type-II diabetes.

Exclusion Criteria

None

Study Design

Phase
Study Type
Observational
Observational Model
Case-Only
Time Perspective
Cross-Sectional

Arm Groups

ArmDescriptionAssigned Intervention
Interview with People with Diabetes One-on-One interview with people with diabetes
  • Behavioral: Semi-structured Interview
    One-on-one semi-structured interviews
Interview with Health Coaches One-on-One interview with health coaches
  • Behavioral: Semi-structured Interview
    One-on-one semi-structured interviews

Recruiting Locations

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama 35294
Contact:
Mohanraj Thirumalai

More Details

NCT ID
NCT03868813
Status
Recruiting
Sponsor
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Study Contact

Mohanraj Thirumalai
2059347189
mohanraj@uab.edu

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