Welcome
Support Centre
30 August 2014 
ISRCTN Register - International Standard Randomized Controlled Trial Number
Trial registration
Unique identification scheme
International databases
home  |   my details  |   ISRCTN Register  |   mRCT  |   links  |   information  |   news
Find trials
ISRCTN Register
tips on searching

Registration
New application
Updating record

Information
introduction
governing board
ISRCTN FAQs
data set
letter of agreement
request information
guidance notes
statistics

[ Print-friendly version ]
A randomised controlled trial of bright light and exercise for depressive symptoms
ISRCTN ISRCTN36478292
DOI 10.1186/ISRCTN36478292
ClinicalTrials.gov identifier
EudraCT number
Public title A randomised controlled trial of bright light and exercise for depressive symptoms
Scientific title
Acronym N/A
Serial number at source N/A
Study hypothesis Not provided at time of registration
Lay summary
Ethics approval Not provided at time of registration
Study design Randomised controlled trial
Countries of recruitment Finland
Disease/condition/study domain Depressive symptoms
Participants - inclusion criteria 120 - 124 healthy, working-age volunteers recruited through occupational health centres
Participants - exclusion criteria Not provided at time of registration
Anticipated start date 25/11/1997
Anticipated end date 25/01/1998
Status of trial Completed
Patient information material
Target number of participants 98
Interventions Aerobic exercise in bright light, aerobic exercise in normal gym lighting, stretching/relaxation in bright light
Primary outcome measure(s) Not provided at time of registration
Secondary outcome measure(s) Not provided at time of registration
Sources of funding 1. The Signe and Ane Gyllenberg Foundation (Finland)
2. The Finnish Foundation for Psychiatric Research (Finland)
Trial website
Publications Results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=15306031
Contact name Dr  Timo  Partonen
  Address National Public Health Institute
Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research
Mannerheimintie 166
  City/town Helsinki
  Zip/Postcode FIN-00300
  Country Finland
  Email timo.partonen@ktl.fi
Sponsor National Public Health Institute (Finland)
  Address Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research
Mannerheimintie 166
  City/town Helsinki
  Zip/Postcode FIN-00300
  Country Finland
  Email jouko.lonnqvist@ktl.fi
  Sponsor website: http://www.ktl.fi/portal/english/
Date applied 27/07/2004
Last edited 10/08/2007
Date ISRCTN assigned 27/07/2004
Submit your trial protocol
Submit to Trials journal
Follow us on Twitter
© 2014 ISRCTN unless otherwise stated.