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D-Cycloserine to Enhance Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Acrophobia

2014-07-23 21:09:34 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to investigate the utility of post-session administration of D-cycloserine to enhance fear extinction in a sample of people with acrophobia who will be treated with CBT.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Phobic Disorders

Intervention

Individual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), D-Cycloserine, Placebo

Location

Southern Methodist University
Dallas
Texas
United States
75206

Status

Recruiting

Source

Southern Methodist University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:34-0400

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