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Schizophrenic Patients Taking Part in Integrated Care Program (CARE I)

This study has been terminated.
(Difficulty finding eligible sites/patients:current situation in health policy cause negative effects on existing/planned contracts for integrated care programs)
acromion GmbH
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: February 5, 2008
Last updated: December 8, 2010
Last verified: October 2008
Purpose of this non-interventional study (NIS) is to assess the effect of the participation in an integrated care program on treatment outcomes in patients treated with Seroquel for schizophrenia.

Schizophrenia Schizoaffective Disorder Schizophreni-form Disorder Delusional Disorder Psychotic Disorder Not Otherwise Specified

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Treatment Outcomes in Schizophrenic Patients Taking Part in the Integrated Care Program - a Single-country, Multi-centre Non-interventional Study

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Subjective Well-Being measured via SWN patient questionnaire [ Time Frame: 6 month period of observation,4 assessments ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Quality of Life and patient`s satisfaction measured by Q-LES-Q-18 and CSQ-8 [ Time Frame: 6 month period of observation, 1 assessment at end of NIS ]
  • Symptomatic and functional outcome measured by CGI-S, PANSS-8, GAF, EQ-5D and VOI [ Time Frame: 6 month period of observation, 4 assesments ]
  • Compliance and health economic aspects measured by MARS, days of hospitalization, productivity loss [ Time Frame: 6 month period of observation, 4 assesments ]

Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: January 2008
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Primary Completion Date: December 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Schizophrenic outpatients who are treated with Seroquel IR and who are additionally intended to start with an integrated care program


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
outpatient department from clinics or private practices

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Outpatients suffering from schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, schizophreni-form disorder, delusional disorder or psychotic disorder not otherwise specified
  • Age 18 - 65 years
  • Current stable treatment with Seroquel according to SmPC since at least 2 months
  • Given consent to take part in an integrated care program prior to study startWritten informed consent to take part in this NIS

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Presence of any contraindication as described in the SmPC
  • Cancellation of participation in the integrated care program
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00617214

Research Site
Ahrweiler, Germany
Research Site
Berlin, Germany
Research Site
Bonn, Germany
Research Site
Hamburg, Germany
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Mannheim, Germany
Research Site
Mittweida, Germany
Research Site
Munchen, Germany
Research Site
Munster, Germany
Research Site
Oldenburg, Germany
Research Site
Ottobrunn, Germany
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Spremberg, Germany
Research Site
Stolberg, Germany
Research Site
Werneck, Germany
Research Site
Zittau, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
acromion GmbH
Study Director: Sandra Liedtke, MD AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Martin Lambert, PD, MD University of Hamberg
  More Information Identifier: NCT00617214     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-NDE-SER-2007/1
Study First Received: February 5, 2008
Last Updated: December 8, 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Integrated care program

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders
Schizophrenia, Paranoid
Pathologic Processes
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders processed this record on August 18, 2017