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Implementing Evidence in the Detection and Treatment of Post Stroke Depression

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 February 2006 by Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00296140
First received: February 22, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: February 2006
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

Post Stroke Depression(PSD)is a high volume condition with negative impact on patient recovery after stroke. The primary aim of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a system intervention to improve the proportion of veterans screened and started on treatment for PSD.

The secondary aim is evaluate whether a patient-based self-management intervention provides any additional benefit compared to usual care.


Condition Intervention
Mental Health
Neurology
Health Services
Behavioral: self management of PSD symptoms
Procedure: screening and treatment of PSD

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Further study details as provided by Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center:

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Aim 1 - veterans with ischemic stroke hospitalized at any of the VISN 8 or 11 facilities during the 18th month enrollment period.

Aim 2 - veterans hospitalized at the Indianapolis or Gainesville VAMC's.

Exclusion Criteria:

Aim 1 - none

Aim 2 - 18 or younger, unable to speak or understand English, severe cognitive impairments, no access to telephone, not willing to follow-up at VA for outpatient care, unwilling to participate in interviews and/or life expectancy less than 6 months.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00296140

Locations
United States, Florida
North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health Administration
Gainesville, Florida, United States, 32608
United States, Indiana
Richard L. Roudebush VAMC
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46202
Sponsors and Collaborators
VA Office of Research and Development
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Linda S. Williams, MD RLR VAMC, Indiana Univerisity
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00296140     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IMV 04-096 
Study First Received: February 22, 2006
Last Updated: February 22, 2006
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

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