Advertisement

Topics

Fatigue Self-Management in Primary Care

2014-07-23 21:12:26 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study will evaluate, in a primary care setting, the effectiveness of a brief self-management behavioral treatment in patients with medically unexplained chronic fatigue. The hypothesis will be tested that fatigue self-management will yield improvements in fatigue,functioning, and distress in comparison to the two control conditions: standard medical care alone or standard medical care plus an attention control symptom monitoring condition.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Medically Unexplained Chronic Fatigue

Intervention

Cognitive-behavioral self-management, Symptom monitoring

Location

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook
New York
United States
11794

Status

Recruiting

Source

Stony Brook University

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:12:26-0400

Clinical Trials [3463 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Video-Enhanced Care Management for Medically Complex Veterans

The purpose of this study is to examine the feasibility and acceptability of a 12-week care management program for medically complex Veterans with cognitive impairment, delivered via telep...

A Computer-Based Intervention for Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms

In this study 60 people with medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) will receive either a 6-session resilience skill building intervention provided fully online or a weekly compute...

Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies for Auditory Hallucination Management

The present study wants to evaluate the efficacy of a short psychoeducational type group intervention and Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) 3rd wave on the severity of hallucinatory Acous...

Heart Failure Insomnia Treatment Study

The purpose of this study is to compare a short, behavioral treatment for insomnia with sleep monitoring to determine whether these approaches are effective in reducing insomnia and improv...

Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for Posttraumatic Headache

The overall purpose of the study is to compare two talk therapies (Clinic-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Cognitive Processing Therapy-Cognitive Only) for the treatment of posttraum...

PubMed Articles [17629 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The efficacy of cognitive behavioural therapy in somatoform disorders and medically unexplained physical symptoms: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to update and give an overview of the evidence from published literature that focused on the efficacy of cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) in the managem...

Study design and protocol for a culturally adapted cognitive behavioral stress and self-management intervention for localized prostate cancer: The Encuentros de Salud study.

Almost 2.8 million men in the U.S. are living with prostate cancer (PC), accounting for 40% of all male cancer survivors. Men diagnosed with prostate cancer may experience chronic and debilitating tre...

Patient-doctor dissatisfaction in the management of medically unexplained physical symptoms: a role for medical education?

Cost-effectiveness of interventions for medically unexplained symptoms: A systematic review.

In primary and secondary care medically unexplained symptoms (MUS) or functional somatic syndromes (FSS) constitute a major burden for patients and society with high healthcare costs and societal cost...

Neural Responsiveness to Reward as an Index of Depressive Symptom Change Following Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and SSRI Treatment.

Reward positivity (RewP), a neurophysiologic index of reward responsivity, is consistently reduced in participants with depression and, to a lesser extent, anxiety. It remains unknown, however, whethe...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Persistent health symptoms which remain unexplained after a complete medical evaluation. A cluster of symptoms that consistently appear together but without a known cause are referred to as a MEDICALLY UNEXPLAINED SYNDROME (MUS).

Individual's ability to manage the symptoms, treatment, physical and psychosocial consequences and lifestyle changes inherent in living with a chronic condition. Efficacious self-management encompasses ability to monitor one's condition and to effect the cognitive, behavioral, and emotional responses necessary to maintain a satisfactory quality of life.

Unexplained neurologic condition characterized by episodes of atonic seizures, convulsions or staring spells with further cognitive decline.

Contextually focused form of cognitive behavioral psychotherapy that uses MINDFULNESS and behavioral activation to increase patients' psychological flexibility in areas such as ability to engage in values-based, positive behaviors while experiencing difficult thoughts, emotions, or sensations.

Individuals or groups with no or inadequate health insurance coverage. Those falling into this category usually comprise three primary groups: the medically indigent (MEDICAL INDIGENCY); those whose clinical condition makes them medically uninsurable; and the working uninsured.

More From BioPortfolio on "Fatigue Self-Management in Primary Care"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Searches Linking to this Trial