Executive Dysfunction & Suicide: An Exploration Of Risk Factors In Traumatically Brain Injured Veterans
This study has been completed.
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VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System
First received: May 4, 2010
Last updated: April 21, 2011
Last verified: April 2011
This is a study to learn more about traumatic brain injury (TBI) and suicidal behaviors. The purpose of this research is to find out more about the issues related to these conditions. This study seeks to explore the relationship between executive dysfunction and suicidal behavior in an outpatient population.
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
||Executive Dysfunction & Suicide: An Exploration Of Risk Factors In Traumatically Brain Injured Veterans
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| Primary Completion Date:
||April 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
TBI and Suicidal Behavior
TBI and No Suicidal Behavior
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years to 74 Years
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
outpatient veterans with a history of traumatic brain injury
- Diagnosis of traumatic brain injury, history of suicidal behavior.
- Age 18-74.
- Currently receiving care through the Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) Denver VA TBI Interdisciplinary Team.
- History of other significant neurological disease.
- Diagnosis of Schizophrenia.
- Test of Memory Malingering (TOMM) performance lower than 50%.
- Behavior which could be described as Substance Abuse in the 7 days prior to participation.
- Current guardianship or mention of recommendation for guardianship in medical chart within the past six months.
- Inability to read the informed consent document.
- Inability to adequately respond to questions regarding the informed consent procedure.
- Significant hearing impairment.
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||Beeta Homaifar, VISN 19 MIRECC
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||May 4, 2010
||April 21, 2011
||United States: Federal Government
United States: Institutional Review Board
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ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 05, 2015
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Trauma, Nervous System
Wounds and Injuries