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Bipolar Cohort Neunkirchen, Final Statement

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Österreichische Gesellschaft für Bipolare Erkrankungen Identifier:
First received: April 27, 2016
Last updated: April 29, 2016
Last verified: April 2016
monitoring system and data base for long term follow up of various treatment strategies in a naturalistic setting of recurrent affective disorders (unipolar, bipolar) open study design, prospective & retrospective

Bipolar Disorder

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: SPICS (Secure Platform for Integrating Clinical Studies) for Recurrent (Bipolar) Affective Disorders for Long Term Follow up Treatment Regiments and Outcome in a Natural Setting

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Further study details as provided by Österreichische Gesellschaft für Bipolare Erkrankungen:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • relapses, hospital admissions, number of participants with adverse events as a measure of safety and tolerability [ Time Frame: patients from the cohort are contacted once a year (1 to 6 years) ]

Enrollment: 515
Study Start Date: May 2000
Study Completion Date: March 2016
Primary Completion Date: March 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
bipolar patients
unselected admissions of bipolar patients

Detailed Description:
all hospitalized patients of a defined mixed urban and more rural area were consecutively interviewed at admission and entered into the data base. at discharge they gave written informed consent for further tracking and interviews.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
community of wiener neustadt and neunkirchen

Inclusion Criteria:

  • bipolar

Exclusion Criteria:

  • all other diagnoses
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT02760693

BIPOLAR Zentrum Wiener Neustadt
Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria, Austria, 2700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Österreichische Gesellschaft für Bipolare Erkrankungen
Principal Investigator: Christian A. Simhandl Bipolar Zentrum WN
  More Information

Responsible Party: Österreichische Gesellschaft für Bipolare Erkrankungen Identifier: NCT02760693     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT01792128
Other Study ID Numbers: Protocoll2
SPICS2010-2 ( Other Identifier: Österreichische Gesellschaft für Bipolare Erkrankungen )
Study First Received: April 27, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 2016
Individual Participant Data  
Plan to Share IPD: No

Keywords provided by Österreichische Gesellschaft für Bipolare Erkrankungen:
bipolar disorder, naturalistic cohort study,
defined catchment area,long term treatment

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar and Related Disorders
Mental Disorders processed this record on May 25, 2017