VULCAN Resource Use Questionnaire

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Document Provider:
Document available on HTA Website
Developer:
B Campbell
Contact Details:
Copyright:
Copyright 2012 NIHR, HTA. The text and layout of HTA publications is Copyright Queen's Printer and Controller of HMSO 2012
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom

Other Methods of Resource Use Data Collection:
In addition to the questionnaire, data were collected in clinical forms on patients': frequency of attendance at ulcer clinics; frequency of nurse home visits; number and type of dressings applied;and number and type of bandages applied.

Study Completed:
Yes
Year:
2009

DIRUM ID:
71
DIRUM Listing:
09/10/2012

Disease Categories

Skin

Populations - Age

Age Range: 18 - 100

Populations - Sex

Male and Female

Administration Methods

Other - Unclear but protocol suggests face-to-face interview

Instrument Types

Recall questionnaire

Person(s) Completing Instrument

Other - Unclear whether it is patient or researcher

Settings of Care

Community

Nature of Intervention

Device

Items of Resource Being Measured

GP
Inpatient
Outpatient
Medication
A&E
Healthcare aids
Other NHS - chiropodist

Other Characterisation Details

Frequency Of Economic Data Collection - After 3 months
Maximum Recall Period - 1 to 3 months

Primary References

Michaels JA, Campbell WB, King BM, MacIntyre J, Palfreyman SJ, Shackley P, et al., A prospective randomised controlled trial and economic modelling of antimicrobial silver dressings versus non-adherent control dressings for venous leg ulcers: the VULCAN trial., Health Technology Assessment, 2009, 13, 1-114

DOI: 10.3310/hta13560


Conditions of Use

  • With written permission of copyright holder
  • Other - This work was funded by the NIHR Health Technology Assessment programme (project number 02/10/02) and was published in full in Health Technology Assessment. The views and opinions expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the HTA programme, NIHR, NHS or the Department of Health.

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