Registration of Tobacco, Coffee and Substance Use Among Acutely Admitted Psychiatric Patients

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
St. Olavs Hospital
Information provided by:
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00184184
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: July 24, 2006
Last verified: July 2006
  Purpose

This is a study of the registration of tobacco, coffee and substance abuse among acutely admitted psychiatric patients.


Condition Phase
Substance Abuse
Tobacco Use Disorder
Phase 1

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Official Title: Registration of Tobacco, Coffee and Substance Use Among Acutely Admitted Psychiatric Patients

Further study details as provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:

Estimated Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: October 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2010
Detailed Description:

We will include all patients acutely admitted to Østmarka Psychiatric Hospital to register this population's use of coffee, tobacco and substances. We will determine whether this differs from other populations, between diagnoses, age, etc.

We will also compare results of substance in immunologic rapid urine tests taken by the nurse at the hospital with substance in urine tested in laboratory with LC/MS (liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry).

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients acutely admitted to Østmarka Psychiatric Hospital

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Dementia
  • Serious brain damage
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00184184

Locations
Norway
Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St. Olavs Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim
Trondheim, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
St. Olavs Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gunnar Morken, MD, PhD Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00184184     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GB- TKR 2004
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: July 24, 2006
Health Authority: Norway: Norwegian Social Science Data Services

Keywords provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:
Emergency Services, Psychiatric
Tobacco use cessation
Coffee use cessation
substance use detection
Substance Abuse Detection

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tobacco Use Disorder
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 23, 2014