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Gaze Contingent Feedback in Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

2016-10-27 05:38:22 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine whether giving gaze-contingent feedback is an effective attention modification procedure, helping in the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

Description

The study examines giving depressive participants gaze-contingent feedback as a novel attention training procedure. Half of the participants will receive contingent feedback while the other half would receive non-contingent "placebo" feedback.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Depression, Unipolar

Intervention

Attention Modification

Location

Tel-Aviv University
Tel-Aviv
Israel

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Tel Aviv University

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-27T05:38:22-0400

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