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Evaluating an Internet-based Intervention for Insomnia in Breast Cancer Survivors

2014-08-27 03:13:01 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study examines the efficacy of an Internet-delivered intervention to reduce symptoms of insomnia in breast cancer survivors. Breast cancer patients with insomnia (N=30) will be assigned to either gain access to the 6-week treatment program immediately (experimental group) or following study participation (control group).

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Conditions

Insomnia

Intervention

Internet Intervention

Location

Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Hershey
Pennsylvania
United States
17033

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Penn State University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:01-0400

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