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Personality Type as a Predictor to Develop Depression and Reduction in Quality of Life Among Stroke Survivals. (TPQ BDI SSQOL)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
d_yarnitsky, Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier:
First received: February 15, 2009
Last updated: October 24, 2011
Last verified: October 2011
Personality type as a predictor to develop depression and reduction in quality of life among stroke survivals.

Quality of Life
Personality Type

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Personality Type as a Predictor to Develop Depression and Reduction in Quality of Life Among Stroke Survivals.

Further study details as provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Depression [ Time Frame: 1-3 month post stroke ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • QOL post stroke [ Time Frame: 1-3 month post stroke ]

Enrollment: 85
Study Start Date: November 2007
Study Completion Date: June 2009
Primary Completion Date: June 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
1. Harm Avoidance
Personality type
2. Reward Dependence
Personality type
3. Novelty Seeking
Personality type


Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Stroke ( TIA, CVA, ICH ) patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • any stroke,
  • age 40-90,
  • able to sigh informed concent,
  • able to fill in the questionnaires.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non stroke,
  • previous depression,
  • not able to give consent or answer the questions.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00845455

Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: David - Yarnitsky, Prof.
  More Information

Responsible Party: d_yarnitsky, MD, Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier: NCT00845455     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TPQStroke03CTIL
Study First Received: February 15, 2009
Last Updated: October 24, 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Personality Disorders
Behavioral Symptoms
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on April 27, 2017