Edinburgh Clinical Trials

POSITIF

A randomised multicentre trial of a brief cognitive-behavioural intervention plus information versus information alone for the treatment of post-stroke fatigue

The purpose of this study is to assess whether a brief cognitive behavioural intervention for post-stroke fatigue leads to clinically relevant improvements in fatigue after 6 months.

 

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Chief Investigator: Professor Gillian Mead

Number and location of participating sites / geographical scope (by region/ country): UK – 3 sites

Funder: Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland

 

Start and End date

Of grant award: July 2018 to October 2020

Of recruitment: ended on 31 January 2020

 

Current status: In analysis

 

Website: The POSITIF Trial

 

Sponsor: The University of Edinburgh and NHS Lothian – ACCORD (http://www.accord.ed.ac.uk/ ).  The Queen’s Medical Research Institute, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ

 

Chief Investigator: Professor Gillian Mead Gillian.E.Mead@ed.ac.uk

Trial Manager: Alix Macdonald alix.macdonald@ed.ac.uk

 

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ECTU Involvement: Trial management, Data management, Statistics, Research Nurse