Assessing fidelity to complex interventions: the icons experience

Brigit Chesworth, Michael Leathley, Lois Thomas, Denise Forshaw, Chris Sutton, Bev French, Chris Burton, David Britt, Brenda Roe, Francine Cheater, Caroline Watkins

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    Assessing fidelity to complex healthcare interventions in clinical trials is a challenging area. ‘ICONS' is a cluster randomised controlled feasibility trial of a systematic voiding programme (SVP), incorporating bladder training and prompted voiding, to promote post-stroke continence. Here we describe feasibility of one aspect of fidelity assessment: the day-to-day implementation of the SVP through analysis of clinical logs.
    Original languageEnglish
    Article numberP4
    Issue numberSuppl 1
    Publication statusPublished - 29 Nov 2013

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