Traumatic Brain Injury Among Homeless Veterans
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01120054|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : May 10, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 12, 2017
|Condition or disease|
|Traumatic Brain Injury Homelessness|
Short-term Objectives include:
- Establishing the criterion-related validity of the Traumatic Brain Injury-4 (TBI-4) questionnaire in the Veteran homeless population using the Ohio State University TBI-Identification Method (OSU TBI-ID) (Corrigan et al., 2007) as the gold standard for establishing traumatic brain injury (TBI) diagnosis.
- Identifying the prevalence of those that screen positive for a lifetime history of TBI among homeless Veterans.
- Comparing psychiatric outcomes (psychiatric hospitalizations, suicide attempts and deaths, and clinical contacts) and psychosocial outcomes between those with and without a lifetime history of TBI.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||2000 participants|
|Official Title:||Traumatic Brain Injury Among Homeless Veterans|
|Study Start Date :||May 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2018|
- OSU TBI-ID [ Time Frame: One Time ]History of TBI
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01120054
|United States, Colorado|
|Department of Veterans Affairs, Eastern Colorado Health Care System|
|Denver, Colorado, United States, 80220|
|United States, Florida|
|Tampa, Florida, United States, 33612|
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19104|
|Principal Investigator:||Lisa A. Brenner, Ph. D.||VA Office of Research and Development|