Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions anxiety disorders, depression
Treatments tailored internet-administrated cbt-treatment, waitlist
Sponsor Linkoeping University
Start date February 2010
End date April 2011
Trial size 57 participants
Trial identifier NCT01296321, GA-FAS-2008-1145

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine whether tailored internet-administrated CBT is a feasible approach in the treatment of panic symptoms and comorbid anxiety and depressive symptoms.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Intervention model parallel assignment
Masking open label
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
Behavioral: Tailored Internet-delivered CBT
tailored internet-administrated cbt-treatment
This intervention contains 6-8 text-based self-help modules in which 4 modules are fixed (the first three and the last) and the rest are "prescribed following the diagnostic telephone interview. These modules contain material on panic disorder, social phobia, stress management, assertiveness training, concentration, relaxation among other things.
(Active Comparator)
Waitlist.
waitlist
Passive waitlist during 8-10 weeks.

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Panic Disorder Severity Scale (PDSS)
time frame: Two weeks pre treatment, two weeks post treatment, six months and 12 months post treatment

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
Clinical Outcome in Routine Evaluation - Outcome Measure (CORE-OM)
time frame: Two weeks pre treatment, two weeks post treatment, six months and 12 months post treatment
Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI)
time frame: Two weeks pre treatment, two weeks post treatment, six months and 12 months post treatment
Montgomery Åsberg Depression Rating Scale-Self Rated (MADRS-S)
time frame: Two weeks pre treatment, two weeks post treatment, six months and 12 months post treatment
Quality of Life Inventory (QOLI)
time frame: Two weeks pre treatment, two weeks post treatment, six months and 12 months post treatment

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 45 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Be between the ages of 18-30 years old or 31-46 years old - Have reoccurring panic attacks Exclusion Criteria: - Suicide prone - Alcohol addiction - PTSD - OCD - Ongoing psychological treatment

Additional Information

Official title Tailored Internet-administrated Treatment of Panic Symptoms - A Randomised Controlled Trial
Principal investigator Gerhard Andersson, PhD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in February 2011.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Linkoeping University.