Group Psychotherapy Among Congestive Heart Failure Patients
This study is not yet open for participant recruitment. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified August 2011 by Meir Medical Center
Meir Medical Center
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Meir Medical Center
First received: May 2, 2011
Last updated: August 27, 2011
Last verified: August 2011
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is not yet open for participant recruitment.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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