Consultations in Psychiatry Through Videoconference
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00274365
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : January 10, 2006
Last Update Posted : January 29, 2009
Sha’ar Menashe Mental Health Center
Galil Center for Telemedicine and Medical Informatics
Online consulatations through videoconference in the field of psychiatry given to general practitioners will reduce costs of medical treatment and improve service.
Condition or disease
Remote Consultation [L01.178.847.652.550]
CLINICAL STATE, SATISFACTION AND COST EFFECTIVENESS WILL BE CHECKED DURING 1 YEAR OF ONLINE VIDEO CONFERENCE CONSULTATION TO GENERAL PRACTITIONERS. BPRS, HAMILTON ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION AND CGI SCALES WILL BE COMPLETED.COSTS OF MEDICATIONS, NUMBER OF VISITS, LAB AND OTHER EXAMINATIONS, HOSPITALIZATIONS, MISSING WORKING DAYS WILL BE EVALUATED.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Referral by general practitioner Age: >18 - Speaking Hebrew or Russion