Marital Functioning Among Combat Veterans

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified December 2009 by Stanford University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Stanford University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01031654
First received: December 10, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The purpose of this research study is to examine marital dynamics related to husband-wife reunification following the veteran's return


Condition
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Marital Functioning Among Combat Veterans

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Further study details as provided by Stanford University:

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: April 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

We are interested in patterns of husband/wife communication and interaction regarding conflict resolution, trauma experiences, marital satisfaction, occupational functioning, social functioning, family functioning, and substance use.

We hope to discover ways to assist couples in reducing marital stress.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

A total of 10 couples (N=20) will be enrolled in the study. At least one of the marital dyad will be an Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) veteran.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:18 and older Married or in a married like relationship One partner has served in Afghanistan or Iraq

Exclusion Criteria:Separated

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01031654

Contacts
Contact: Susanne Lee, MPH (650) 724-7025 susannel@stanford.edu

Locations
United States, California
Stanford University School of Medicine Recruiting
Stanford, California, United States, 94305
Contact: Susanne Lee, MPH    650-724-7025    susannel@stanford.edu   
Principal Investigator: Cheryl Gore-Felton Ph.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Cheryl Gore-Felton Ph.D. Stanford University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Cheryl Gore-Felton Ph.D., Stanford University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01031654     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SU-04222009-2379, 9022
Study First Received: December 10, 2009
Last Updated: December 10, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic
Stress Disorders, Traumatic
Anxiety Disorders
Mental Disorders

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 21, 2014