Transdiagnostic Behavioral Sleep Intervention for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Duchenne Muscular DystrophyTransdiagnostic Behavioral Sleep Intervention - Behavioral
Eligibility
6 - 18
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will study whether a sleep and circadian intervention can be consistently taught and implemented by parents into the home setting, with the goal of improving youth sleep.

Eligible Conditions
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: A 10-item questionnaire focused on intervention modules will be delivered every 2-3 weeks during the 10 week intervention. Parents will be required to answer questions that address their knowledge of the information provided in each module.

Week 2
Child intradaily variability from Actigraphy
Week 2
Child relative amplitude from Actigraph
Week 10
Parent Mastery Questionnaire

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Sleep Intervention
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

100 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Transdiagnostic Behavioral Sleep Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Sleep Intervention
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Transdiagnostic Behavioral Sleep Intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: a 10-item questionnaire focused on intervention modules will be delivered every 2-3 weeks during the 10 week intervention. parents will be required to answer questions that address their knowledge of the information provided in each module.

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of PittsburghLead Sponsor
1,617 Previous Clinical Trials
16,295,342 Total Patients Enrolled
Roxanna M Bendixen, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Pittsburgh
1 Previous Clinical Trials
18 Total Patients Enrolled
Angela Caldwell, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Pittsburgh
2 Previous Clinical Trials
101 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 6 - 18 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

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The study seeks parents/caregivers of youth with DMD who live at home.
The individual will need access to a smart-phone or computer and internet in order to participate in the weekly web-based sessions, as well as uploading of the Actigraph data.