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Clinical Benefit of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for Insomnia in Cancer Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2003 by NHS Greater Clyde and Glasgow.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Cancer Research UK
Information provided by:
NHS Greater Clyde and Glasgow Identifier:
First received: August 23, 2005
Last updated: October 25, 2005
Last verified: January 2003
The purpose of this study is to conduct a formal controlled evaluation of the potential benefits of CBT for insomnia in cancer patients.

Condition Intervention
Insomnia Cancer Behavioral: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomised Controlled Clinical Effectiveness Trial of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Versus Treatment as Usual (TAU) for Insomnia in Cancer Patients

Further study details as provided by NHS Greater Clyde and Glasgow:

Study Start Date: January 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Meets clinical criteria for insomnia.
  • Diagnosis of breast, prostate, colorectal or gynaecological cancer.
  • In follow-up phase with no further anti-cancer therapy planned.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Anti-cancer chemotherapy or radiotherapy within 4 weeks of trial entry.
  • Evidence of sleep apnoea or other sleep disorder.
  • Evidence of untreated major depressive disorder.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00134108

United Kingdom
North Glasgow and Grampian Trusts
Glasgow and Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Sponsors and Collaborators
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Cancer Research UK
Principal Investigator: Colin Espie, PhD University of Glasgow
  More Information Identifier: NCT00134108     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C8265/A3036
Study First Received: August 23, 2005
Last Updated: October 25, 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic
Sleep Wake Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
Mental Disorders processed this record on September 21, 2017