Study of Home-Based Exercise to Alleviate Postpartum Depression
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00384943|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 6, 2006
Last Update Posted : October 6, 2006
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Postpartum Depression||Behavioral: Moderate-intensity Exercise|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||90 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Decreasing Health Care Utilization With Alternative Approaches for the Treatment of Depression: A Randomized Trial of Exercise for Postpartum Depression|
|Study Start Date :||November 2001|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 2004|
- Change in depressed mood scores immediately following the 3 month intervention and at 3 and 6 months post-treatment,
- as measured by the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale and the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression.
- Changes in fatigue levels (measured by the multidimensional fatigue inventory), sleep patterns, anxiety and health status.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00384943
|McGill University Health Centre|
|Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G1A4|
|Principal Investigator:||Deborah Da Costa, PhD||McGill University|