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dc.contributor.authorKemp, Samuel V.
dc.date.accessioned2018-02-27T14:35:23Z
dc.date.available2018-02-27T14:35:23Z
dc.date.issued2017-05-16
dc.identifier.citationTyrer, P, Tyrer, H, Morriss, R, Crawford, M, Cooper, S, Yang, M, Guo, B, Mulder, R, Kemp, S, & Barrett, B 2017, 'Clinical and cost-effectiveness of adapted cognitive behaviour therapy for non-cardiac chest pain: a multicentre, randomised controlled trial', Open Heart, 4, 1, p. e000582.en
dc.identifier.otherISRCTN14711101
dc.identifier.urihttps://orda.derbyhospitals.nhs.uk/handle/123456789/1451
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dc.description.abstractObjective: To investigate the cost-effectiveness of a modified form of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for recurrent non-cardiac chest pain. Methods: We tested the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a modified form of CBT for chest pain (CBT-CP)(4-10 sessions) in patients who attended cardiology clinics or emergency medical services repeatedly. Patients were randomised using a remote web-based system to CBT-CP or to standard care in the clinic. Assessments were made at baseline and at 6 months and 12 months. The primary outcome was the change in the Health Anxiety Inventory Score at 6 months. Other clinical measures, social functioning, quality of life and costs of services were also recorded. Results: Sixty-eight patients were randomised with low attrition rates at 6 months and 12 months with 81% of all possible assessments completed at 6 months and 12 months. Although there were no significant group differences between any of the outcome measures at either 6 months or 12 months, patients receiving CBT-CP had between two and three times fewer hospital bed days, outpatient appointments, and A&E attendances than those allocated to standard care and total costs per patient were £1496.49 lower, though the differences in costs were not significant. There was a small non-significant gain in quality adjusted life years in those allocated to CBT-CP compared with standard care (0.76 vs 0.74). Conclusions: It is concluded that CBT-CP in the context of current hospital structures is not a viable treatment, but is worthy of further research as a potentially cost-effective treatment for non-cardiac chest pain.en
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dc.subjectCardiac Anxietyen
dc.subjectNon-cardiac Chest Painen
dc.subjectCOPICen
dc.titleClinical and cost-effectiveness of adapted cognitive behaviour therapy for non-cardiac chest pain: a multicentre, randomised controlled trial.en
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