Family Study in Schizophrenia

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2008 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Sheba Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00418912
First received: January 4, 2007
Last updated: February 13, 2008
Last verified: February 2008

January 4, 2007
February 13, 2008
March 2007
December 2008   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00418912 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
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Family Study in Schizophrenia
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Schizophrenia is a severe mental illness which is considered to have, among other, a genetic etiology. One of the most efficient tools in genetic-psychiatry is the investigation of multiplex families.

The current study will identify patients of multiplex families and to map their family connections and the presence of mental illnesses among family members.

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Observational
Observational Model: Family-Based
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample

schizophrenia

  • Schizophrenia
  • Family
  • Genetics
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
100
January 2009
December 2008   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Schizophrenia
  2. Multiplex family
  3. Able to understand and sign the informed concent form.
  4. Hebrew speaker
Both
18 Years and older
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Contact: Raz Gross, MD 972-3-5303962 razg@gertner.health.gov.il
Contact: Michael Bunzel, MD 972-3-530
Israel
 
NCT00418912
SHEBA-06-4329-RG-CTIL
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Raz Gross, Head, Mental Health Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology
Sheba Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Raz Gross, MD Mental Health Epidemiology & Psychosocial Aspects of Illness, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer , Israel
Study Director: Michael Bunzel, MD Psychiatric Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Sheba Medical Center
February 2008

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