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Impact on student health status of a training program of university student as health promoters
ISRCTN ISRCTN77787889
DOI 10.1186/ISRCTN77787889
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Public title Impact on student health status of a training program of university student as health promoters
Scientific title Impact on student health status of a training program of university student as health promoters: a randomized trial
Acronym N/A
Serial number at source N/A
Study hypothesis The health-promoting university model incorporates health promotion in its educative and work project with the purpose of fostering human development and improving the QOL of those who study. At same time, to form these as monitors or promoters of healthy behavior among partners and at the familial level or in their future work environments and in the society in general. Therefore, we hypothesized that the students group trained as health promoters will show better health status than control group; besides of the multiplicator affect their healthy behavior.
Lay summary Lay summary under review 3
Ethics approval Not provided at time of registration
Study design Prospective randomized single trial
Countries of recruitment Mexico
Disease/condition/study domain Overweigh, obesity, underweight, depression and addictions
Participants - inclusion criteria Experimental group: Incoming students with available time and interest to form and participate actively as university health promoter and continue the healthy lifestyle program in college.

Control group: New students who agree to fill the self-efficacy questionnaire and participate in measuring health parameters of self-care card at baseline and at 6 months, and then participate in the program to train as health promoter.
Participants - exclusion criteria 1. Students with chronic uncontrolled disease
2. Those who do not agree to participate in the study
Anticipated start date 04/03/2012
Anticipated end date 01/12/2015
Status of trial Ongoing
Patient information material Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet
Target number of participants n= 280, experimental group 140, control group 140
Interventions Experimental group will receive training in order to form these as university student health promoters through e-learning (a course for the formation of health promoters) imparted by experts, in which the topics established for a University Health Promoter will be reviewed (healthy eating, physical activity, addiction prevention, conflict management, self-esteem, etc).
Primary outcome measure(s) Improved healthy lifestyles
Secondary outcome measure(s) 1. Less prevalence of overweigh, obesity, underweight
2. Less prevalence of depression
3. Less prevalence of addictions
Sources of funding National Autonomous University of Mexico (Mexico)
Trial website
Publications 1. 2013 protocol in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23433061
Contact name Dr  Víctor Manuel  Mendoza-Núñez
  Address Guelatao # 66
Colonia Ejercito de Oriente
Delegación Iztapalapa
  City/town Mexico, D.F.
  Zip/Postcode 09230
  Country Mexico
Sponsor National Autonomous University of Mexico [UNAM] (Mexico)
  Address c/o Dr Víctor Manuel Mendoza-Núñez
Guelatao #66
Colonia Ejercito de Oriente
Delegación Iztapalapa
  City/town Mexico, D.F.
  Zip/Postcode 09230
  Country Mexico
  Sponsor website: http://www.zaragoza.unam.mx/
Date applied 21/11/2012
Last edited 28/02/2013
Date ISRCTN assigned 06/12/2012
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