Piano Training, Caregivers, and Parkinson's Disease
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03922672|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 22, 2019
Last Update Posted : September 6, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Depression Mood Burden, Dependency||Behavioral: Group piano training||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||28 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||The Impact of Group Piano Training on Psychosocial Outcomes in Caregivers of Adults With Parkinson's Disease|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 22, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 1, 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||October 1, 2021|
Experimental: Piano group
This group will consist of the adult with Parkinson's disease and their caregiver for a total of 14 pairs.
Behavioral: Group piano training
The group piano training is scheduled over 4 months of a two-hour weekly group piano lesson. There is also a 3-hour weekly practice at home.
- Change in caregiver burden as assessed by the Zarit Burden Interview. [ Time Frame: Baseline to month 1, baseline to month 2, baseline to month 4 ]The Zarit burden is a 22-item questionnaire with range from 0-88 with a higher score indicating severe burden.
- Change in depression as assessed by the Center for Epidemiological Studies for Depression (CES-D). [ Time Frame: Baseline to month 1, baseline to month 2, baseline to month 4 ]The CES-D is a 20-item questionnaire with range from 0-60 with a higher score indicating increased symptoms of depression.
- Change in musical self-efficacy as assessed by the Musical Performance Self-Efficacy Scale (MPSE). [ Time Frame: Baseline to month 1, baseline to month 2, baseline to month 4 ]The MPSE is a 24 item questionnaire with range from 0-2400 with a higher score indicating improved musical self-efficacy.
- Change in mood by the Profile of Mood States - Brief Form (POMS-BF). [ Time Frame: From month 1 to month 4. ]The POMS-BF is a 30 item questionnaire with six sub-scale scored on a 5-point Likert scale with a higher total score indicating increased negative mood.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03922672
|Contact: Teresa L Lesiuk, PhDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, Florida|
|University of Miami||Recruiting|
|Miami, Florida, United States, 33146|
|Contact: Teresa L Lesiuk, PhD 305-284-3650 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Teresa L Lesiuk, PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||Teresa L Lesiuk, PhD||University of Miami|