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12041. Patient-Centered Depression Care for African Americans

: Gary J Noronha, MD Sinai Hospital Recruiting Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21215 Contact: Robert T Chow, MD 410-601-6856 Sub-Investigator: Robert T Chow, MD Baltimore Medical Systems, Middlesex Health Center Recruiting Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21221 Contact: Melissa Treola 410-558-4700 Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Recruiting Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21287 Contact: Lisa A Cooper, MD, MPH 410-614-3659 Principal Investigator: Lisa A Cooper, MD, MPH Sponsors (...) the processes and outcomes of care for African Americans to a greater degree than a standard state-of-the art depression intervention? This study will determine whether two new educational programs can improve the care for depression in African Americans. These programs may include visits with a depression case manager and access to educational materials, such as a videotape, a calendar, pamphlets, and books. One program is a standard quality improvement program for depression that has been shown

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12042. Smoking and Alcohol Initiation

play a prominent role in the decision of those who choose to initiate. An important implication is that prevention campaigns might profit by addressing positive as well as negative consequences of usage. Condition or disease Smoking Alcohol Drinking Detailed Description: A book entitled "A science of decision making: the legacy of Ward Edwards" and 4 chapters were published (Oxford University Press, 2008) with the support of this funding. Study Design Go to Layout table for study information Study (...) Type : Observational Estimated Enrollment : 2600 participants Time Perspective: Prospective Official Title: Predicting Tobacco and Alcohol Initiation Study Start Date : October 2005 Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2010 Actual Study Completion Date : June 2010 Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: Groups and Cohorts Go to Outcome Measures Go to Eligibility Criteria Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study

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12043. APAD2: Effects of Rehabilitation Programme in Adapted Physical Activity (APA) Among Type 2 Diabetics

patients HbA1c > 7%- BMI > 25 to be affiliate disease assurance to give consent written and inform Judgment criteria for physical activity compliance: leisure time physical activity: Modifiable Activity Questionnaire training note-book Judgment criteria for resistance insulin: Crossover (PCGL) HOMA and FIRI index HbA1c Programme test: Rehabilitation programme in Adapted Physical Activity (APA) Programme test period: 6 months Study total period: 28 months Study period for each patient: 18 months Safety (...) Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: Arms and Interventions Go to Arm Intervention/treatment Experimental: Therapeutic education combining dietary and rehabilitation Therapeutic education combining dietary and rehabilitation (APA) Procedure: Rehabilitation programme in Adapted Physical Activity (APA) Behavioral: Therapeutic education primarily focused on dietary Active Comparator: Therapeutic education primarily focused on dietary Therapeutic education primarily

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12044. Intensive Blood Pressure Reduction in Acute Cerebral Haemorrhage

abnormality in the brain Previous ischaemic stroke within 30 days A very high likelihood that the patient will die within the next 24 hours on the basis of clinical and/or radiological criteria Known advanced dementia or significant pre-stroke disability Concomitant medical illness that would interfere with outcome assessments and follow up Already booked for surgical evacuation of haematoma Previous participation in this trial or current participation in another investigational drug trial A high (...) Reduction in Acute Cerebral Haemorrhage The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our for details. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00226096 Recruitment Status : Completed First Posted : September 26, 2005 Last Update Posted : June 26, 2008 Sponsor: The George Institute Collaborator: National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia

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12045. Alberta Diabetes and Physical Activity Trial

. For general information, Layout table for eligibility information Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult) Sexes Eligible for Study: All Accepts Healthy Volunteers: Yes Criteria Inclusion Criteria: >18 years old, Type 2 Diabetes, Living in the province of Alberta, Can communicate in English. Exclusion Criteria: Serious Contraindications to Physical Activity Contacts and Locations Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine To learn more about this study, you or your (...) Summary: This project will assess the incremental and cumulative impact of three behavioural intervention strategies for the promotion of physical activity in the adult general population with Type 2 diabetes. Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase Type 2 Diabetes Behavioral: Print materials, pedometers/logbooks Behavioral: Print materials, pedometers/logbooks, telephone counselling Phase 2 Detailed Description: An increasing prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes is associated with the aging

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12046. Interpersonal Therapy-Based Treatment to Prevent Postpartum Depression in Adolescent Mothers

will focus on the psychological aspects of pregnancy and factors that may play a role in the development of postpartum depression in teenage mothers, such as poor social support, role transitions, and life stressors. Participants assigned to receive standard care will focus more on the health issues associated with pregnancy and postpartum. Both groups will attend weekly 1-hour sessions for 5 weeks. Homework may be assigned to review topics discussed, and all participants will receive the book Baby (...) Depression in Adolescent Mothers Study Start Date : February 2007 Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2009 Actual Study Completion Date : September 2009 Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: related topics: Arms and Interventions Go to Arm Intervention/treatment Experimental: A Participants will receive interpersonal therapy-based treatment Behavioral: Interpersonal therapy-based treatment Participants assigned to receive interpersonal therapy-based treatment

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12047. Health Education vs. Health Education Plus Physical Therapy for Low Back Pain Patients

Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2008 Actual Study Completion Date : September 2008 Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: Arms and Interventions Go to Arm Intervention/treatment Active Comparator: 1 Routine clinical practice and talk on general health Behavioral: General health talk Routine clinical practice and talk on general health Behavioral: Handout of The Back Book Talk on health of the back and handout of The Back Book Behavioral: Back exercise (...) Behavioral: General health talk Behavioral: Handout of The Back Book Behavioral: Back exercise Phase 2 Study Design Go to Layout table for study information Study Type : Interventional (Clinical Trial) Estimated Enrollment : 680 participants Allocation: Randomized Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator) Primary Purpose: Treatment Official Title: Health Education vs. Health Education Plus Physical Therapy for Low Back Pain Patients Study Start Date : March 2007

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12048. A Trial on the Effect on Low Back Pain Related Disability of Different Health Education Programs for Retired Persons

related disability of three educational programs. All consist of a group talk and the handout of a booklet, each one different in its content. Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase Low Back Pain Behavioral: The Back Guide Behavioral: The Back Book Behavioral: Cardiovascular and general health Phase 2 Study Design Go to Layout table for study information Study Type : Interventional (Clinical Trial) Actual Enrollment : 1100 participants Allocation: Randomized Intervention Model: Parallel (...) on postural hygiene and handout of The Back Guide Behavioral: The Back Guide Education on postural hygiene and handout of The Back Guide Behavioral: The Back Book Education on active management and Handout of The Back Book Behavioral: Cardiovascular and general health Education on cardiovascular and general health Active Comparator: 2 Education on active management and handout of The Back Book Behavioral: The Back Book Education on active management and Handout of The Back Book Behavioral: Cardiovascular

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12049. Male Partner Involvement in the Prevention of MTCT of HIV

will enrol 1000 pregnant women; recruited from antenatal clinic at Khayelitsha Midwive and Obstetric Unit (MOU). Community sensitization activities will be implemented in the catchment community to encourage male partner participation. At the booking visit all women will be offered antenatal care, HIV group education and VCT as usual. Thereafter women will be recruited to enrol into the study, after signing the consent form half of the cohort members will be randomly assigned to partner VCT (Group (...) . Study Start Date : November 2006 Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2007 Actual Study Completion Date : May 2008 Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: Arms and Interventions Go to Intervention Details: Behavioral: Voluntary counselling and HIV testing in ANC for PMTCT VCT for 30 minutes in ANC Other Names: ANC VCT VCT for PMTCT Behavioral: VCT HIV VCT for PMTCT Other Name: VCT for PMTCT Outcome Measures Go to Primary Outcome Measures : Percentage

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12050. Health Literacy-Focused Program to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Korean Americans

quality of life [ Time Frame: Measured at Month 24 ] Eligibility Criteria Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Layout table for eligibility information Ages Eligible for Study: 60 Years (...) and older (Adult, Older Adult) Sexes Eligible for Study: All Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No Criteria Inclusion Criteria: Self-identifies as a first-generation Korean American Systolic blood pressure greater than 140 mm Hg and/or diastolic blood pressure greater than 90 mm Hg OR currently on medication to treat high blood pressure Access to a telephone Exclusion Criteria: Current participation in another clinical trial Acute and/or terminal medical condition that would make study participation difficult

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12051. Needle-free Jet Injection of Reduced-dose, Intradermal, Influenza Vaccine in >= 6 to < 24-month-old Children

Update Posted : June 9, 2010 Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaborators: Fundación Dominicana de Infectología, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Hospital Infantil Dr. Robert Reid Cabral World Health Organization Pan American Health Organization PATH Bioject Medical Technologies, Inc. MCM Vaccines B.V. Information provided by: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Study Details Study Description Go to Brief Summary: This is a sequential phase I and II, controlled, double (...) , France) into the left thigh (< 12 months) or left deltoid (≥ 12 months): Group "ID-JI-0.1" (n = 16) - reduced 0.1 mL INF doses administered intradermally (ID) by needle-free jet injector (JI) (Biojector® 2000 subcutaneous syringe no. 2 [green color code], with 2 cm investigational spacer, Bioject Medical Technologies, Inc., Portland, OR, USA) Group "IM-NS-0.1" (n = 16) - reduced 0.1 mL INF doses administered intramuscularly (IM) needle-syringe (NS) (via 22-25 gauge needle, minimum 25 mm/1-inch length

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12052. Bicarbonate v Saline to Prevent Contrast Nephropathy

the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Layout table for eligibility information Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult) Sexes Eligible for Study: All Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No Criteria (...) Allocation: Randomized Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment Masking: None (Open Label) Primary Purpose: Prevention Official Title: Phase 4 Study of Bicarbonate Versus Saline Infusion Therapy to Prevent Contrast Induced Nephropathy (CAN-IT PREVENT Protocol) Study Start Date : December 2006 Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2009 Actual Study Completion Date : July 2009 Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: available for: Arms and Interventions Go to Arm

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12053. The Safety and Efficacy of Low and High Carbohydrate Diets

of Health (NIH) Information provided by: Temple University Study Details Study Description Go to Brief Summary: This study will compare the safety and effectiveness of a low carbohydrate diet (Atkins Diet) with a high carbohydrate diet (conventional USDA diet). Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase Obesity Behavioral: Low- Carbohydrate -Atkins Diet Behavioral: Low Calorie Diet Phase 4 Detailed Description: Despite the considerable mass appeal of popular diet books, such diet approaches lack (...) Calorie Diet: 20 weeks of weekly behavior modification, 20 weekly of bi-weekly, bimonthly to finish 2 years Behavioral: Low Calorie Diet Maintain a low calorie diet Other Name: low cal Outcome Measures Go to Primary Outcome Measures : Weight loss [ Time Frame: 2 years ] Eligibility Criteria Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study

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12054. Skin Incision Study

will be used to compare differences in proportions of patients who did or did not experience adverse events at each time point. Results of this trial will be presented at scientific meetings at a national and international level and at educational meetings with medical staff. The results of this trial will also be submitted for publishing. The study will generate data for a definitive randomized study. Study Design Go to Layout table for study information Study Type : Interventional (Clinical Trial) Actual (...) the wound healing process (normal or delayed), cosmesis and pain, requirement for surgical or medical intervention (analgesic and antibiotic medication) [ Time Frame: 3 months after surgery ] Safety of the device as expressed in the incidence of adverse events following surgery [ Time Frame: 6 weeks after surgery ] Eligibility Criteria Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members

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12055. Preventing Learning Problems in Young Children: A Public Health and Physician-Based Outreach

health outreach program designed for families living in poverty and is administered through pediatricians' offices and clinics. Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase Developmental Disabilities Language Development Disorders Behavioral: Age-specific parenting newsletters and developmental toys Behavioral: Parent-completed Ages & Stages Questionnaires Behavioral: Clinic-based distribution of children's books Phase 1 Detailed Description: This study will assess the effectiveness of a low (...) -intensity, low-cost, preventive intervention to reduce developmental delay and learning problems in young children. The goal is to improve home caregiving environment factors that are often suboptimal in families living in poverty; these families are often subject to social, economic, and medical risk factors. The intervention is based on a public health/primary care partnership and combines mailed parent-completed Ages & Stages Questionnaires (ASQ), a monthly mailed age-paced parenting newsletter

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12056. Study of 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose (FluGlucoScan) in Patients With Known or Suspected Soft Tissue Sarcoma

the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Layout table for eligibility information Ages Eligible for Study: 15 Years and older (Child, Adult, Older Adult) Sexes Eligible for Study: All Accepts Healthy Volunteers (...) females Age less than 15 years A history of malignancy other than soft-tissue sarcoma (excluding basal cell carcinoma and cervical intraepithelial neoplasia) Recruitment: Study subjects will be referred to the Cross Cancer Oncologic Imaging Department by their physicians. The patient's study eligibility will be confirmed during the booking telephone call and eligible, interested patients will be scheduled for a PET scan. Contacts and Locations Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine

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12057. AED Use in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A New Algorithm Named "One Shock Per Minute"

Emergency Medicine Dept Collaborators: Brigade de Sapeurs Pompiers de Paris Physio-Control, Inc, A division of Medtronic Information provided by: Fire Brigade Of Paris Emergency Medicine Dept Study Details Study Description Go to Brief Summary: The aim of the trial is to evaluate a new AED algorithm that proposes a new timeline between the time devoted to administer a defibrillation shock, and the time devoted to chest compressions. The researchers propose to decrease the periods of interruption (...) : Treatment Official Title: Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Use in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A New Algorithm Named "One Shock Per Minute" Study Start Date : September 2005 Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2007 Actual Study Completion Date : June 2008 Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine related topics: resources: Arms and Interventions Go to Arm Intervention/treatment Active Comparator: CONTROL AED Treatment protocol following AHA Guidelines 2000 recommendations

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12058. The Safety and Effectiveness of Low and High Carbohydrate Diets

[ Time Frame: 2 years ] Eligibility Criteria Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Layout table for eligibility information Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years to 65 Years (Adult, Older (...) Behavioral: low-carbohydrate diet Phase 4 Detailed Description: Despite the considerable mass appeal of popular diet books, such diet approaches lack data to support their efficacy and safety. Despite its widespread use for more than 30 years, the Atkins diet has never been evaluated in a large, randomized, controlled trial. This study will assess the short-term and long-term clinical effects of a low-carbohydrate diet and a high-carbohydrate diet in overweight and obese men and women. Participants

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12059. Guided Self-Help Treatment for Binge Eating Disorder

and feelings of powerlessness. The condition often has a negative impact on both physical and emotional health. This study will examine ways to help people determine whether they have BED and will test whether guided self-help (GSH) treatment is effective in treating BED. Participants will be randomly assigned to receive either GSH treatment or usual clinical care (which may include general support and talk therapy) for 3 months. The GSH treatment is a cognitive behavioral therapy-based program (...) that will be administered over 8 sessions. Participants receiving GSH will be given a book that focuses on dealing with BED; they will also meet with a therapist regularly to have their progress monitored. The Eating Disorders Examination (EDE), self-reports, questionnaires, and surveys will be used to assess participants. Assessments will be conducted at study entry, at Weeks 2 and 4 of the treatment, at the end of the treatment, and at 6 and 12 months post-treatment. Study Design Go to Layout table for study

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12060. Using Tailored Emails to Motivate Healthy Behavior Among Employees

Populations: A Randomized Trial Study Start Date : December 2003 Study Completion Date : December 2005 Arms and Interventions Go to Outcome Measures Go to Primary Outcome Measures : Physical Activity Fruit and Vegetable intake Secondary Outcome Measures : Antecedents to behavior change Health status Work productivity Costs Eligibility Criteria Go to Information from the National Library of Medicine Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family (...) members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Layout table for eligibility information Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult) Sexes Eligible for Study: All Accepts Healthy Volunteers: Yes Criteria Inclusion Criteria: Adult employee of participating worksite Access to desktop computer Exclusion Criteria: Under 18 years of age

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