Cognitive and Memory Function in Patients With Fibromyalgia

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2008 by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
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Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center Identifier:
First received: November 9, 2008
Last updated: November 10, 2008
Last verified: November 2008

Patients suffering from Fibromyalgia will be examined for the presence of memory and/or cognitive impairment using specific psychological tests.

Their results will be compared to those with active RA associated with pain and with a normal control group.

Cognitive Impairment

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cognitive and Memory Function in Patients With Fibromyalgia and Their Influence on Disability

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Further study details as provided by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 80
Study Start Date: December 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
patients with fibromyalgia
patients with active RA


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

50 patients with fibromyalgia 30 patients with RA 20 healthy controls


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients suffering from fibromyalgia patients suffering from active RA

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with depressive disorders Patients treated with SSRI
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00789178

Contact: Moshe Tishler, MD 97289779262

Asaf Harofe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Zrifin, Israel, 70300
Contact: Anat Alon, BA    97289779263      
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Prof. Moshe Tishler /Head Department of Medicine B, Asaf Harofe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00789178     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 154/08
Study First Received: November 9, 2008
Last Updated: November 10, 2008
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center:
memory disturbances

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases processed this record on October 07, 2015