Treatment of Prisoners With Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder in Trondheim Prison

This study has been completed.
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Norwegian University of Science and Technology Identifier:
First received: July 24, 2006
Last updated: August 9, 2011
Last verified: July 2006
The treatment of ADHD in jail will help the prisoners in their rehabilitation process

Condition Intervention Phase
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Drug: Strattera
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Treatment of Prisoners With Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder in Trondheim Prison

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorders and the prisoners use of the prisons rehabilitation services before and after treatment will be measured

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2006
Detailed Description:
Prisoners with ADHD will be offered treatment with Stratera, and we wanted to study their use of the prisons rehabilitation offers as school, programs and work training before and after treatment with Stratera.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

All prisoners that fullfill the diagnostic criterias for ADHD -

Exclusion Criteria:

All other prisoners -

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00356070

St. Olavs Hospital. Departement for forensic psyciatry, Brøset.
Trondheim, Norway, 7040
St.Olavs University Hospital, Departement for forensic psychiatry, Brøset
Trondheim, Norway, 7040
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Principal Investigator: Jim Aa Nøttestad, Dr. Philos St. Olavs Hospital, Departement of forensic psychiatry, Brøset
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00356070     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AH 4.2005.147 
Study First Received: July 24, 2006
Last Updated: August 9, 2011
Health Authority: Norway: Norwegian Social Science Data Services

Keywords provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, treatment,

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
Mental Disorders
Mental Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
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