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Investigating the Relationships Among Illness Cognition, Social Support, Stress, and Emotional Reactions of Infertile Patients (HSA-246)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01257256
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2010 by China Medical University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : December 9, 2010
Last Update Posted : December 9, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The current study attempted to explore the relationships among stressors (cognitions of illness, socioeconomic status, social support, marital stressor, social stressor, etc), perceived stress level, and emotional reactions (anxiety and depression) of infertile patients and to propose the measurement and structural models of infertile aniexty and depression.

Condition or disease
Infertile Patients

Detailed Description:

The current study attempted to explore the relationships among stressors (cognitions of illness, socioeconomic status, social support, marital stressor, social stressor, etc), perceived stress level, and emotional reactions (anxiety and depression) of infertile patients and to propose the measurement and structural models of infertile aniexty and depression.

Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) will be utilized through AMOS 17 to analyze the data, construct the initial model, and afterward present the modified structural model of the psychological responses for infertile patients.


Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 1 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Health Service Administration China Medical University
Study Start Date : December 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : March 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2011

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Infertility
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
infertile patients
male infertile patients(ICD-9:606),female infertile patients(ICD-9:628)


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
simple random sampling
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:male infertile patients(ICD-9:606) and female infertile patients(ICD-9:628).

Exclusion Criteria:non-infertile patients.

Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01257256


Contacts
Contact: Jong-Yi Wang, Assistant Professor 04-22053366 ext 6313 ericwang@mail.cmu.edu.tw

Locations
Taiwan
China Medical University Hospital Recruiting
Taichung, Taiwan, 404
Contact: Jong-Yi Wang, Assistant Professor    04-22053366 ext 6313    ericwang@mail.cmu.edu.tw   
Sponsors and Collaborators
China Medical University Hospital
More Information

Responsible Party: Jong-Yi Wang, China Medical University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01257256     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CMU-DMR99-IRB-246
First Posted: December 9, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010

Keywords provided by China Medical University Hospital:
infertile patients

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infertility
Genital Diseases, Male
Genital Diseases, Female