Investigating the Relationships Among Illness Cognition, Social Support, Stress, and Emotional Reactions of Infertile Patients (HSA-246)
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Health Service Administration China Medical University|
|Study Start Date:||December 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||March 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
male infertile patients(ICD-9:606),female infertile patients(ICD-9:628)
The current study attempted to explore the relationships among stressors (cognitions of illness, socioeconomic status, social support, marital stressor, social stressor, etc), perceived stress level, and emotional reactions (anxiety and depression) of infertile patients and to propose the measurement and structural models of infertile aniexty and depression.
Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) will be utilized through AMOS 17 to analyze the data, construct the initial model, and afterward present the modified structural model of the psychological responses for infertile patients.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01257256
|China Medical University Hospital|
|Taichung, Taiwan, 404|