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A three-arm randomized trial of standard neurofeedback, virtual-reality based neurofeedback and a waiting list for patientes with treatment resistent PTSD.


Clinical Trial Description

This study will be a randomized-controlled trial. In this study 45 subjects will be randomised into one of three arms of the study. Treatment as usual (TAU) entails both psychotherapy, medication and other interventions. 1. TAU + Neurofeedback using virtual-reality (VR) (experimental group) 2. TAU + Neurofeedback using a PC-screen (experimental group) 3. TAU as a waiting list (control group) - the participants in the control group will be offered to choose one of the two experimental treatments at the end of the trial. The 45 participants will be randomized to one arm of the study (15 participants per group). The subjects will be recruited from Psychiatric Outpatient Care at Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Crisis and Trauma Center Gothenburg and Psychiatric Care Center in Tranås, Jönköping. Participants in the two experimental groups will have 24 sessions in total, (twice a week. 12 week period) with a trained neurofeedback specialist or trained neurofeedback physician. Before session 1 and after session 24, a clinician will fill in the clinical scales and questionnaires. ;


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NCT number NCT05123690
Study type Interventional
Source Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
Contact Steinn Steingrimsson, PhD
Phone 0046313421000
Email [email protected]
Status Not yet recruiting
Phase N/A
Start date December 2021
Completion date December 2023

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