A Randomized Controlled Study of MEFP for Preschool Children With ADHD
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03515135|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 3, 2018
Last Update Posted : March 18, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|ADHD Child, Only||Behavioral: Metacognitive Executive Function Training||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||96 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Metacognitive Executive Function Training for Preschool Children With ADHD - A Randomized Controlled Study|
|Actual Study Start Date :||June 1, 2017|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 30, 2018|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 30, 2018|
Experimental: Intervention group
Subjects in this group will receive the "Metacognitive Executive Function Training (MEFP)" program in aiming to reduce ADHD symptoms and improve the executive function.
Behavioral: Metacognitive Executive Function Training
Training the executive funtions of preshcool ADHD children through tasks and games repeatly but with fun. Giving the parents strategies to help the prechool ADHD childred coping the symptoms and develop EF in the reallife.
No Intervention: Waiting group
Subjects in this group will not receive the MEFP program during the study period.
- The executive function of preschool child of ADHD [ Time Frame: through the intervention completion, an average of 8 weeks ]The executive function of preschool children of ADHD assessed by neuropsychological evaluation tool NEPSY
- The executive function in real life of preschool child of ADHD [ Time Frame: through the intervention completion, an average of 8 weeks ]The executive function in real life of preschool children of ADHD assessed by BRIEF
- The ADHD symptoms of child [ Time Frame: through the intervention completion, an average of 8 weeks ]The ADHD symptoms of child assessed by SNAP
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03515135
|Shanghai, China, 200092|
|Principal Investigator:||Lan Shuai, Ph.D||Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine|