Internet-Delivered Cognitive Training For Breast Cancer Survivors With Cognitive Complaints
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01866813|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 31, 2013
Last Update Posted : January 12, 2015
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Breast Cancer||Behavioral: Cognitive training intervention group||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||160 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Feasibility And Efficacy Of An Internet-Delivered Cognitive Training Program For Breast Cancer Survivors With Cognitive Complaints|
|Study Start Date :||May 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 2015|
No Intervention: Waiting list control group
Waiting list control group who is offered cognitive training at the end of the data collection period.
Experimental: Cognitive training intervention group
Cognitive training intervention group: 6 weeks of intervention with the online cognitive training "scientific brain training pro" for 40-60 minutes a day/ 5 days a week. Reminders and motivational phone-calls throughout the intervention period. Phone and Internet-based technical support is available.
Behavioral: Cognitive training intervention group
The intervention group will be asked to participate in an internet-delivered cognitive training pro-gram using the Danish edition of Scientific Brain Training Pro on their home personal computer. The software is provided through the Internet, and no software installation is needed onto the participant personal computer. Reminders to train will be provided by e-mail. The training involves working with the program for 40-60 minutes a day, five days a week, for six weeks.
Other Name: Scientific Brain Training Pro
- Paced auditory serial addition test [ Time Frame: 6 wks post-intervention ]Measures of working memory and concentration as primary outcome.
- Paced auditory serial addition test [ Time Frame: 27 wks followup ]
- Cognitive failures questionnaire [ Time Frame: 6 wks post-intervention ]
- cognitive failures questionnaire [ Time Frame: 27 wks follow-up ]
- cognitive functioning [ Time Frame: 6 wks post-intervention ]
- cognitive functioning [ Time Frame: 27 wks follow-up ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01866813
|Unit for Psychooncology and Health Psychology Dept. of Oncology, Aarhus University Hospital and Dept of Psychology, Aarhus University|
|Aarhus, AAarhus, Denmark, 8000|
|Principal Investigator:||Robert Zachariae, P.MDSci,MSc.||Unit for Psychooncology and Health Psychology Dept. of Oncology, Aarhus University Hospital and Dept of Psychology, Aarhus University|