New Haven, Connecticut 06504


Purpose:

This is a randomized, controlled clinical trial of negative ion generation or light-emitting photodiode therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD, winter depression), for subjects with a DSM IV diagnosis of Major Depression, with Seasonal Pattern, Winter type, to examine efficacy of treatments for this condition. The trial has a 1 week baseline phase and a 4 week treatment phase.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Seasonal Affective Disorder - Age 18 to 65 Exclusion Criteria: - Psychotropic medication treatment - History of light treatment for SAD - History of mania or psychosis


NCT ID:

NCT00809523


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Paul Desan, MD, PhD
Yale University


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

New Haven, Connecticut 06504
United States

Paul Desan, MD, PhD
Phone: 203-785-2088

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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