Mental Health Pathways in Internet Support Groups

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Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 24, 2015
Last Update Posted : March 6, 2018
University of Pittsburgh
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
American Cancer Society, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Carnegie Mellon University

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Recruiting
  Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2019
  Estimated Study Completion Date : April 2019
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