This site became the new on June 19th. Learn more.
Show more Menu IMPORTANT: Listing of a study on this site does not reflect endorsement by the National Institutes of Health. Talk with a trusted healthcare professional before volunteering for a study. Read more... Menu IMPORTANT: Talk with a trusted healthcare professional before volunteering for a study. Read more... Menu
Give us feedback

Cognitive and Memory Function in Patients With Fibromyalgia

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified November 2008 by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
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.

Fibromyalgia 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

Resource links provided by NLM:

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   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
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
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

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

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

Keywords provided by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center:
memory disturbances

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cognition Disorders
Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases processed this record on June 22, 2017