Shared Decision Making for Schizophrenia

This study has been completed.
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Technische Universität München Identifier:
First received: September 15, 2005
Last updated: April 7, 2010
Last verified: April 2010

The impact of a decision aid for inpatients with schizophrenia on perceived involvement and compliance is studied in comparison with routine care.

Condition Intervention
Behavioral: Decision aid

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Shared Decision Making in the Therapy of Schizophrenia

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Further study details as provided by Technische Universität München:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Patients' compliance

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • perceived involvement in medical decisions
  • rehospitalizations
  • QoL

Study Start Date: January 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2005
Detailed Description:

to follow


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • schizophrenia (ICD10)
  • age 18 - 65 years
  • inpatients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • mental retardation
  • no informed consent
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00220870

Psychiatric Department, TU München
München, Germany, 81675
Sponsors and Collaborators
Technische Universität München
Study Chair: Werner Kissling, MD TU München, Psychiatric Department
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided Identifier: NCT00220870     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 217-43794-5/9, 217-43794-5/9
Study First Received: September 15, 2005
Last Updated: April 7, 2010
Health Authority: Germany: Ethics Commission

Keywords provided by Technische Universität München:
shared decision making
maintenance therapy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mental Disorders
Schizophrenia and Disorders with Psychotic Features processed this record on October 08, 2015