Depression and Quality of Life in Chronic Heart Failure Patients and the Caregivers
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01197313|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 9, 2010
Last Update Posted : September 9, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Chronic Heart Failure (CHF) Anxiety and Depression Quality of Life (QOL) Exercise||Other: Home-based exercise||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||51 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Depression and Quality of Life in Chronic Heart Failure Patients and the Caregivers|
|Study Start Date :||December 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2007|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2007|
Other: Home-based exercise
- Psychologic aspect [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]Anxiety and depression was measured by Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS).
- Functional capacity [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]Functional capacity was assessed by six-minute walk test (6MWT).
- Disability level [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]Groningen Activity Restriction Scale (GARS)
- Quality of life [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire (MHFQ) was used to assess quality of life.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01197313
|National Taiwan University Hospital|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 100|
|Principal Investigator:||Ying-Tai Wu, Ph.D||National Taiwan University Hospital|