Effect of Depressin Screening and Care Program at Community Health Center

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified June 2012 by National Clinical Research Coordination Center, Seoul, Korea
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National Clinical Research Coordination Center, Seoul, Korea
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01626703
First received: June 20, 2012
Last updated: June 22, 2012
Last verified: June 2012

June 20, 2012
June 22, 2012
June 2012
December 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Reuptake rate [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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  • reduced depressive symptoms [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Geriatric Depression Scale Short Form (SGDS)
  • changed perceived heath status [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Visual Analogue Scale (VAS)
Same as current
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Effect of Depressin Screening and Care Program at Community Health Center
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Depression affect between 5% and 10% of older adults seen in the primary care setting.Late-life depression is often chronic or recurrent and is associated with substantial suffering, functional impairment, and diminished health-related quality of life.Depressed, older primary care patients are frequent users of general medical services and may have poor adherence to medical treatments.They are also at increased risk of death from suicide and medical illnesses. The aim of this study is to examine whether depression screening and health care practitioner feedback are increased depression treatment rate.

Depression screening is provided 60 or more who visited community health care center with a 15-item Geriatric Depression Scale.GDS scores of 10 or more were classified depression positive. Intervention group participants received twice remind calls from primary care nurse.

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Interventional
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Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Screening
  • Depression
  • Screening
  • Elderly
Other: Reminding call
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
86
March 2013
December 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 60 or more
  • 10 or more in GDS scor

Exclusion Criteria:

  • severe cognitive problem
Both
60 Years and older
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Contact: Hyeon-Woo Yim, MD, Ph.D +82-2-2258-7860 y1693@catholic.ac.kr
Contact: Hyunsuk Sue Jeong, MA +82-2-2258-7372 suejeong@catholic.ac.kr
Korea, Republic of
 
NCT01626703
A102065_2012_2
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National Clinical Research Coordination Center, Seoul, Korea
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National Clinical Research Coordination Center, Seoul, Korea
June 2012

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