Quality Project to Evaluate and Validate the FAST-O Rating Scale
This study has been completed.
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First received: June 2, 2009
Last updated: October 28, 2009
Last verified: October 2009
The purpose of this project is to test the reliability of the FAST-O Rating Scale in patients at acute wards or psychiatric intensive care units.
Acute Psychotic Symptoms
|Study Design:||Time Perspective: Prospective|
|Official Title:||Quality Project to Evaluate and Validate the FAST-O Rating Scale (Fast ASessment in Acute Treatment of Psychosis-Observation)|
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U.S. FDA Resources
Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Reliability test of the FAST-O rating scale based on observational symptom ratings of patients with acute psychotic diseases [ Time Frame: Each patients symtoms will be rated on 2 occasions, by 2-3 raters, each. First is made within 24 hrs of admission to acute psychiatric care, secondis made 14 +/- 2 days after admittance, or earlier if the patient is discharged. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||May 2009|
|Study Completion Date:||October 2009|
psychotic patients, acute ward, symptom rating scale.
Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00913731
Sponsors and Collaborators
|Study Director:||Eva Dencker Vansvik||Medical Department|
|Principal Investigator:||Eva Lindström||Rättspsyk, UMAS, Malmö|