Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Health Anxiety (Ha1b)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2010 by Karolinska Institutet.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Karolinska Institutet
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00828152
First received: January 22, 2009
Last updated: June 16, 2010
Last verified: June 2010

January 22, 2009
June 16, 2010
January 2009
June 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Health Anxiety Inventory [ Time Frame: 3 days before treatment start ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Health Anxiety Inventory [ Time Frame: 12 weeks after pre asessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Health Anxiety Inventory [ Time Frame: 6 months after post assessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Health Anxiety Inventory [ Time Frame: 12 months after post assessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Health Anxiety Inventory [ Time Frame: Pre, post, 6 and 12 month follow up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00828152 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
  • IAS [ Time Frame: Immediately pre and post treatment,and 6 and 12 month follow up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • BAI [ Time Frame: Immediately pre and post treatment, and 6 and 12 month follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • MADRS-S [ Time Frame: Immediately pre and post treatment, and 6 and 12 month follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • QOLI [ Time Frame: Immediately pre and post treatment, and 6 and 12 month follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • WI [ Time Frame: Immediately pre and post treatment, and 6 and 12 month follow-up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Diagnostic Interview, Instruments to measure anxiety, depression, quality of life. [ Time Frame: pre, post, 6 and 12 month follow up ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
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Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Health Anxiety
Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Health Anxiety - a Randomized Controlled Trial

Hypochondriasis (health anxiety) is common, has many negative consequences for the afflicted individual and is associated with high societal costs. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) has proven to be effective when administered in live-sessions. The aim of this study is to investigate whether CBT remains effective when administered via a self-help programme on the Internet.

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Interventional
Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Hypochondriasis
  • Behavioral: Internet-delivered CBT.
    12 weeks. Therapist contact through e-mail.
  • Behavioral: On line discussion group
    Placebo. On line discussion group.
  • Experimental: 1
    Internet-delivered CBT. Contact with therapist thru an e-mail system. 12 weeks.
    Intervention: Behavioral: Internet-delivered CBT.
  • Placebo Comparator: 2
    On line discussion group.
    Intervention: Behavioral: On line discussion group

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Active, not recruiting
80
July 2010
June 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Primary diagnosis of hypochondriasis
  • At least 18 years old
  • Able to read and write in swedish
  • Computer access

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Drug abuse
  • Concurrent severe depression
  • No serious somatic illness
  • Previous treatment with CBT for hypochondriasis
Both
18 Years and older
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Sweden
 
NCT00828152
Ha1b
No
Nils Lindefors, Psykiatri Sydväst
Karolinska Institutet
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Karolinska Institutet
June 2010

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