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Functional Neuroimaging Effects of Cognitive Remediation Training

This study has been completed.
Minnesota Medical Foundation
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University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute Identifier:
First received: May 30, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: May 2007
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to examine behavioral and functional brain changes occuring as a result of cognitive remediation training in patients with schizophrenia. Extension and specificity of related changes will also be examined.

Condition Intervention
Behavioral: Cognitive Remediation
Behavioral: Cognitive Behavioral Social Skills Training

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

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Further study details as provided by University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Working Memory performance
  • Brain activation

Estimated Enrollment: 18
Study Start Date: September 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
  • Stable outpatient

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current drug abuse or dependence
  • History of neurological damage, disorder, or disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00481156

United States, Minnesota
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55455
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Minnesota Medical Foundation
Principal Investigator: Angus W MacDonald, Ph.D. University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Principal Investigator: Kelvin O Lim, Ph.D. University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
  More Information Identifier: NCT00481156     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0404M58647
Study First Received: May 30, 2007
Last Updated: May 30, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders processed this record on April 28, 2017