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The Prevalence of Psychological and Medical Comorbidities Among Children Suffering From Autistic Spectrum Disorder and the Differences Between Ethnic Groups in Israel

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 January 2012 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01505270
First Posted: January 6, 2012
Last Update Posted: January 6, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
  Purpose
It is known that several psychological and medical comorbidities are frequently found among children suffering from autistic spectrum disorders. Our aim is to investigate which comorbidities are most common among those children and whether there are differences among the different ethnic groups found in Israel.

Condition Intervention
Autism Other: Retrospective case study

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective

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Further study details as provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage of autistic children with comorbidities [ Time Frame: One year ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: March 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Autistic Children Other: Retrospective case study
Retrospective case study

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Community sample
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosed with autism

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Contacts
Contact: Muhammad Mahajnah, MD, PhD 972-4-6304463 mohamedm@hy.health.gov.il

Locations
Israel
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Principal Investigator: Muhammad Mahajnah, MD, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01505270     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0103-11-HYMC
First Submitted: January 4, 2012
First Posted: January 6, 2012
Last Update Posted: January 6, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012