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Longitudinal Multimodal Neuroimaging Studies in Patients With First Episode Psychosis

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2012 by Mclean Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dost Ongur, Mclean Hospital Identifier:
First received: September 17, 2012
Last updated: NA
Last verified: September 2012
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to investigate the structural, functional and chemical brain abnormalities in patients with first episode psychosis and assess the evolution of these abnormalities during the course of the disease.

Psychotic Disorders

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Longitudinal Multimodal Neuroimaging Studies in Patients With First Episode Psychosis

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Mclean Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: October 2012
First Episode Psychosis Patients
Healthy Controls


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
First episode psychosis patients Healthy controls

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of first episode of a psychotic disorder
  • Healthy controls with no psychiatric disorder history

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant neurological or medical illness history
  • Ages <18 or >45
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01688765

United States, Massachusetts
McLean Hospital Not yet recruiting
Belmont, Massachusetts, United States, 02478
Contact: Samira Pingali    617-855-2370   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mclean Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dost Ongur, M.D, PhD, Clinical Director, Mclean Hospital Identifier: NCT01688765     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2012P001796
Study First Received: September 17, 2012
Last Updated: September 17, 2012

Keywords provided by Mclean Hospital:
Schizoaffective disorder
Bipolar disorder

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders processed this record on May 23, 2017