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Piano Training, Caregivers, and Parkinson's Disease

Clinicaltrials.gov identifier NCT03922672

Recruitment Status Recruiting

First Posted April 22, 2019

Last update posted August 27, 2020

Study Description

Brief summary:

The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of group piano training on psychosocial outcomes in caregivers of adults with Parkinson's disease (PD). As well, the study is investigating the impact of group piano training on psychosocial outcomes in the care-recipient with PD.

  • Condition or Disease:Mood
    Depression
    Burden, Dependency
  • Intervention/Treatment: Behavioral: Group piano training
  • Phase: N/A
Detailed Description

N/A

Study Design
  • Study Type: Interventional
  • Estimated Enrollment: 28 participants
  • Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
  • Masking: None (Open Label) ()
  • Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Official Title: The Impact of Group Piano Training on Psychosocial Outcomes in Caregivers of Adults With Parkinson's Disease
  • Actual Study Start Date: August 2019
  • Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2021
  • Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2021
Arms and interventions
Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Piano group
This group will consist of the adult with Parkinson's disease and their caregiver for a total of 14 pairs.
Behavioral: Group piano training
The group piano training is scheduled over 4 months of a two-hour weekly group piano lesson. There is also a 3-hour weekly practice at home.
Outcome Measures
  • Primary Outcome Measures: 1. Change in caregiver burden as assessed by the Zarit Burden Interview. [ Time Frame: Baseline to month 1, baseline to month 2, baseline to month 4 ]
    The Zarit burden is a 22-item questionnaire with range from 0-88 with a higher score indicating severe burden.
  • Secondary Outcome Measures: 1. Change in depression as assessed by the Center for Epidemiological Studies for Depression (CES-D). [ Time Frame: Baseline to month 1, baseline to month 2, baseline to month 4 ]
    The CES-D is a 20-item questionnaire with range from 0-60 with a higher score indicating increased symptoms of depression.
  • 2. Change in musical self-efficacy as assessed by the Musical Performance Self-Efficacy Scale (MPSE). [ Time Frame: Baseline to month 1, baseline to month 2, baseline to month 4 ]
    The MPSE is a 24 item questionnaire with range from 0-2400 with a higher score indicating improved musical self-efficacy.
  • 3. Change in mood by the Profile of Mood States - Brief Form (POMS-BF). [ Time Frame: From month 1 to month 4. ]
    The POMS-BF is a 30 item questionnaire with six sub-scale scored on a 5-point Likert scale with a higher total score indicating increased negative mood.
Eligibility Criteria
  • Ages Eligible for Study: 40 to 80 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
  • Sexes Eligible for Study: All
  • Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- Caregiver:

- Are currently a primary caregiver to an adult with PD

- Are between the age of 40-80 years

- Have less than 5 years of music training

- Speak and read English fluently

Adult with PD:

- Stage 1-3 Parkinson's disease

- Are between the age of 40-80

- Have less than 5 years of music training

- Speak and read English fluently

Exclusion Criteria:

- Doesn't meet all the inclusion criteria

Contacts and Locations
Contacts

Contact: Teresa L Lesiuk, PhD 305-284-3650 tlesiuk@miami.edu

Locations

United States, Florida
University of Miami
Miami

Sponsors and Collaborators

University of Miami

Investigators

Principal Investigator: Teresa L Lesiuk, PhD University of Miami

More Information
  • Responsible Party: University of Miami
  • ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03922672 History of Changes
  • Other Study ID Numbers: 20180888
  • First Posted: April 22, 2019 Key Record Dates
  • Last Update Posted: August 27, 2020
  • Last Verified: August 2020
  • Individual Participant
    Data (IPD) Sharing
    Statement:
  • Plan to Share IPD: No
  • Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
  • Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
  • Keywords provided by University of Miami: caregiver
    Parkinson's disease
    group piano training
  • Additional relevant MeSH terms: Parkinson Disease