Boston, Massachusetts 02114


Purpose:

The current study has the following objectives: 1. To determine predictors of time 2 and 3 (3 and 6 months post-ICU admission) depression, PTSD, satisfaction with life and quality of life in both patients and caregivers, after controlling for injury severity and impairment. 2. To determine factors associated with patient and caregiver satisfaction with medical care at time 2 and time 3. The investigators would thus be able to identify the best time point for intervention delivery, intervention targets, and risk factors for chronic psychological distress.


Criteria:

Inclusion criteria for patients: 1. 18 years of age and older 2. English fluency and literacy 3. Admitted to the Neuro-ICU Inclusion criteria for family caregivers: 1. 18 years of age and older 2. English fluency and literacy 3. Family member of patient who is identified by patient as the primary caregiver Exclusion criteria: 1. Patients who cannot complete questionnaires due to their medical condition, and are anticipated to not be able to complete questionnaires at any of the future time points, due to permanent impairment. 2. Patients who lack decision-making capacity as determined by their clinical team 3. Patients who are comfort measures only (CMO)


NCT ID:

NCT02435641


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Ana-Maria Vranceanu, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Ana-Maria Vranceanu, PhD
Phone: 617-643-7996
Email: avranceanu@partners.org


Backup Contact:

Email: cpierre-louis2@partners.org
Catherine Pierre-Louis, BA
Phone: 617-643-4566


Location Contact:

Boston, Massachusetts 02114
United States

Ana-Maria Vranceanu, PhD
Phone: 617-643-7996
Email: avranceanu@partners.org

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: November 22, 2017

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