Evaluating an Individualized Music Program Intervention in Long-term Care


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Verified May 2017 by Benjamin Zendel, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Sponsor:

Collaborators:

David Maggs

Jennifer Buckle

Veronica Hutchings

Kate Lafferty

David Tapp

Information provided by (Responsible Party):

Benjamin Zendel, Memorial University of Newfoundland

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:

NCT03174717

First received: May 30, 2017

Last updated: May 31, 2017

Last verified: May 2017

The goal of this study is to examine the impact of an individualized music program that includes music performance impacts quality of life, PRN drug use and scores on the RAI-MDS for residents of a long-term care facility. The impact of this program on staff at the long-term care facility and musicians performing at the facility will also be assessed.

Quality of Life Behavioral: Music performance

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: No masking
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: Evaluating an Individualized Music Program Intervention in Long-term Care

Primary Outcome Measures:

  • PRN drug use in LTC residents [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]
  • Behavioural assessments [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]

    RAI-MDS

  • Experience of LTC residents [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]

    Qualitative assessment via interview with residents

  • Experience of LTC staff [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]

    Qualitative assessment via interview with staff

  • Experience of Musicians [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]

    Qualitative assessment via interview with musician

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Anticipated Study Start Date: June 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Experimental: Music intervention

LTC residents will participate in an individualized music performance with a musician

Behavioral: Music performance

residents of LTC will learn and perform songs with musicians from the community

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Resident, staff at Bonne Bay LTC, or musician performing at the Bonne Bay LTC

Exclusion Criteria:

  • everyone else

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT03174717

Memorial University of Newfoundland

David Maggs

Jennifer Buckle

Veronica Hutchings

Kate Lafferty

David Tapp

Responsible Party: Benjamin Zendel, Canada Research Chair, Assistant Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03174717     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LTCMusic
Study First Received: May 30, 2017
Last Updated: May 31, 2017
Individual Participant Data  
Plan to Share IPD: No

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on June 02, 2017