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 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • QOL post stroke [ Time Frame: 1-3 month post stroke ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

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
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
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
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Behavioral Symptoms
Brain Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Mental Disorders
Mood Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
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