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Cognitive Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia Patients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Rena Cooper, Hadassah Medical Organization Identifier:
First received: July 31, 2012
Last updated: September 16, 2013
Last verified: September 2013

Fibromyalgia is a common rheumatologic disorder. Many patients complain of cognitive dysfunction as part of their symptoms.

The investigators aim to assess this cognitive dysfunction through extensive neuro-cognitive testing.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cognitive Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia Patients: Specific Neuro-psychological Dysfunctions, Psychiatric Comorbidity and Integrative Assessments

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Further study details as provided by Rena Cooper, Hadassah Medical Organization:

Enrollment: 25
Study Start Date: July 2012
Study Completion Date: September 2013
Primary Completion Date: September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
fibromyalgia patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Primary fibromyalgia as defined by the American College of Rheumatology
  2. Age 18-70 years
  3. Male or female
  4. Competent and willing to give written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. History of head trauma
  2. Any significant neurological disorder that may confound neuro-cognitive testing
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01655537

Hadassah Medical Organization-PSYCHIATRIC CLINIC
Jerusalem, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Principal Investigator: RENA COOPER-KAZAZ, Dr. Hadassah Medical Organization
  More Information

Responsible Party: Rena Cooper, Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic-Head, Hadassah Medical Organization Identifier: NCT01655537     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: COG-FM-HMO-CTIL
Study First Received: July 31, 2012
Last Updated: September 16, 2013

Keywords provided by Rena Cooper, Hadassah Medical Organization:
cognitive dysfunction

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myofascial Pain Syndromes
Cognition Disorders
Muscular Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders processed this record on June 23, 2017