Clinical Trial IDNCT00070889
Lead SponsorNational Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
Principal Investigator
  • Sahebrao P Mahadik
Start Date1999-09-01
Completion Date2004-08-01
Study TypeObservational
Phase
StatusCompleted

Purpose

Patients experiencing a first episode of psychosis may have brain cell damage due to a chemical process called oxidation. This study will compare patients with psychosis to healthy volunteers to determine if there are differences in their blood that reflect oxidative brain cell damage.

Conditions

Condition
Psychoses

Eligibility

AgeGenderAccepts Healthy Volunteers
12 Years to 45 YearsAllAccepts Healthy Volunteers