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Alternative Support for Rural and Isolated Women in an HMO

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00186212
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted : July 1, 2011
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Evaluate the effects of a workbook/journal for helping isolated women to cope with breast cancer.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stress Disorders, Post-traumatic Depression Breast Cancer Behavioral: workbook/journal on coping with breast cancer Behavioral: standard educational materials on breast cancer Phase 3

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 150 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Alternative Support for Rural and Isolated Women in an HMO
Study Start Date : September 2000
Primary Completion Date : May 2002
Study Completion Date : May 2002

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Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. depression
  2. posttraumatic stress disorder

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 1) is a woman; and 2) has been diagnosed with primary breast cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • 1) is under 18; or 2) can not speak and read in English
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
United States, California
Stanford University
Stanford, California, United States, 94305
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
University of California, Berkeley
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Cheryl Koopman, Ph.D. Stanford University
More Information

Responsible Party: Cheryl Koopman, Ph.D., Professor (Research), Stanford University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00186212     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5BB-1801
First Posted: September 16, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 1, 2011
Last Verified: June 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic
Stress Disorders, Traumatic
Trauma and Stressor Related Disorders
Mental Disorders