Shared Decision Making for Schizophrenia

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 22, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 8, 2010
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Technische Universität München

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

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Schizophrenia Behavioral: Decision aid

Detailed Description:
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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Shared Decision Making in the Therapy of Schizophrenia
Study Start Date : January 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Schizophrenia
U.S. FDA Resources

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Patients' compliance

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. perceived involvement in medical decisions
  2. rehospitalizations
  3. QoL

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
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 (NCT number): NCT00220870

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

Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00220870     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 217-43794-5/9
First Posted: September 22, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 8, 2010
Last Verified: April 2010

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders