Factors of Importance for the Subjective and Objective Burden of Informal Caregivers to Patients With Functional Psychoses - a Descriptive and Comparative Study
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00670371|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 1, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 25, 2009
|Condition or disease|
|Functional Psychoses Informal Caregivers|
The study also comprises a descriptive part with the aim:
- To describe clinical characteristics, symptoms, and functioning in the patient group.
- To describe patient resource use in terms of support from the health care and social care sector.
- To describe the socio-economic situation, the general and psychological health, and the coping ability of the informal caregivers.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Official Title:||Factors of Importance for the Subjective and Objective Burden of Informal Caregivers to Patients With Functional Psychoses - a Descriptive and Comparative Study|
|Study Start Date :||March 2008|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 2009|
Patients having the following diagnoses are eligible for inclusion into the study: schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder, schizoaffective disorder, brief psychotic disorder, delusional disorder, affective psychosis with mood incongruent delusions, psychotic disorder not otherwise specified or patients being actively psychotic.
Closest relative(s) /informal caregiver(s)
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00670371
|Study Director:||Eva Dencker Vansvik||AstraZeneca, MC, Sweden|
|Principal Investigator:||Lena Flyckt||Danderyds Hospital, Stockholm|