A Clinical Trial of a New Computer Based Intervention for Children With Autism. (Click-East)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01493609|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 16, 2011
Last Update Posted : November 25, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Autism Spectrum Disorder||Behavioral: Click-East app||Early Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||54 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Computer Learning in Children - the Edinburgh Autism Social-attention Trial.|
|Study Start Date :||February 2012|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2013|
|No Intervention: Waitlist Control|
Experimental: Click-East app
Participants will receive a copy of the game immediately following recruitment and assessment.
Behavioral: Click-East app
Computer game, delivered as an iPad app, designed to provide an environment to practice basic social skills.
- Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule - Change (ADOS-C) [ Time Frame: approx 6 months ]The primary outcome measure is the ADOS-C. The primary outcome will be: Is there a difference in ADOS-C composite score for children receiving the intervention compared to a treatment as usual control group? The ADOS-C is a detailed observation of social behaviours coded from the videoed interaction that takes place during the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule assessment.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01493609
|University of Edinburgh|
|Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom, EH8 8AQ|
|Clinical Research Facility, Royal Hospital for Sick Children|
|Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom, EH9 1LF|
|Principal Investigator:||Sue Fletcher-Watson, PhD||University of Edinburgh|