Predicting Effectiveness of Light Treatment for Winter Seasonal Affective Disorder
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00742365|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 27, 2008
Last Update Posted : February 19, 2018
University of Maryland
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Teodor Postolache, University of Maryland
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2010|
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Reeves GM, Rohan KJ, Langenberg P, Snitker S, Postolache TT. Calibration of response and remission cut-points on the Beck Depression Inventory-Second Edition for monitoring seasonal affective disorder treatment outcomes. J Affect Disord. 2012 Apr;138(1-2):123-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2011.12.003. Epub 2012 Jan 25.
Reeves GM, Nijjar GV, Langenberg P, Johnson MA, Khabazghazvini B, Sleemi A, Vaswani D, Lapidus M, Manalai P, Tariq M, Acharya M, Cabassa J, Snitker S, Postolache TT. Improvement in depression scores after 1 hour of light therapy treatment in patients with seasonal affective disorder. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2012 Jan;200(1):51-5. doi: 10.1097/NMD.0b013e31823e56ca.