Virtual Reality a Novel Screening and Treatment Aid in Attention Deficit Disorder
Using a virtual reality program in screening and treatment of ADHD.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
|Official Title:||Virtual Reality a Novel Screening and Treatment Aid in Attention Deficit Disorder|
- Virtual Reality program test results
|Study Start Date:||August 2006|
|Study Completion Date:||July 2007|
|Primary Completion Date:||July 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Virtual Reality is a novel program designed to imitate a real classroom environment including various distractions. It includes a head monitor to track eye movements Children aged 10-20 years with ADHD will use the program with and without methylphenidate(1 mg/kg). Their results will be compared to a control group.
Parental consent will be obtained.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00364702
|Shaari Zedek Pediatric Neurology Unit|
|Jerusalem, Israel, 91031|
|Study Chair:||V. Gross, Prof/ md||Shaari Zedek Pediatric Neurology Unit|