Workshops for Veterans With Vision and Hearing Loss (DSLW)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01109576|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 23, 2010
Results First Posted : September 29, 2015
Last Update Posted : September 29, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Deafness Blindness||Behavioral: DSL Workshop||Early Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||13 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Pilot Study: Self Management Groups for Veterans With Dual Sensory Loss|
|Study Start Date :||November 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||July 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2013|
Experimental: DSL workshop participants
Three to five Veterans with DSL.
Behavioral: DSL Workshop
A series of 6 weekly 2 hour interactive workshops for Veterans with age-related Dual Sensory Loss that provide instruction, skills training, exercises and facilitated interaction among peers.
Other Name: Dual Sensory Loss Self Management Groups
- Change in Profile of Mood States Total Score. [ Time Frame: Change in Profile of Mood States Score from Baseline to 8 Weeks ]The change in Profile of Mood States total score is defined as the 8 week follow-up total score minus the baseline POMS total score. The scale measures change in mood states before and after treatment. The change score can range from -232 to 232, with negative values indicating greater reduction in emotional distress.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01109576
|United States, Georgia|
|Atlanta VA Medical and Rehab Center, Decatur|
|Decatur, Georgia, United States, 30033|
|United States, Oregon|
|VA Portland Health Care System, Portland, OR|
|Portland, Oregon, United States, 97201|
|Principal Investigator:||Mitchel Turbin, PhD||Veterans Health Administration (VHA)|