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Exploring Stress and Coping Behaviors of the Major Carer Whose Children With Prader-Willi Syndrome

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00808548
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2008 by Taichung Veterans General Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : December 16, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 16, 2008
Information provided by:
Taichung Veterans General Hospital

Brief Summary:
Ask the 4 carers of children with Prader-willi syndrome to disclose their experiences and difficulties for searching better management and intervention

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Prader-Willi Syndrome Other: counseling, emotional support Other: emotional support

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 8 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Study Start Date : December 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2009

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Lifestyle counseling Other: counseling, emotional support Other: emotional support
emotional support during the interview
Other: emotional support
emotional supporting during the interview

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. experience [ Time Frame: one year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 12 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
a person who care and live with childre with Prader-Willi syndrome

Inclusion Criteria:

  • a person who care and live with children with Prader-Willi syndrome

Exclusion Criteria:

  • siblings or less-contact family
  • teachers

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Taichung Veterans General Hospital Not yet recruiting
Taichung, Taiwan, 40707
Contact: shu chien    04-25392525 ext 5938    shuch@vghtc.gov.tw   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Taichung Veterans General Hospital

Responsible Party: shu chien, Taichung Veterans General Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00808548     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C08169
First Posted: December 16, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2008
Last Verified: December 2008

Keywords provided by Taichung Veterans General Hospital:
carer's experiences
Prader-willi syndrome
personal experiences

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Intellectual Disability
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Abnormalities, Multiple
Congenital Abnormalities
Chromosome Disorders
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Nutrition Disorders
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms