Mind Body Intervention for COVID-19 Long Haul Syndrome

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • days left to enroll
    33
  • participants needed
    22
  • sponsor
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Updated on 3 July 2021

Summary

The present study is a feasibility study in which we will determine if a mind-body program that we have previously developed for chronic back pain can improve the multiple somatic complaints associated with the COVID Long Haul Syndrome.

Description

This study is a pilot and feasibility study to determine if a mind-body program that we have previously developed for chronic back pain can improve the multiple somatic complaints associated with the COVID Long Haul Syndrome in patients without evidence of ongoing tissue injury. We will perform a 12-week intervention consisting of a series of classes which will focus on knowledge therapy, desensitization, emotional expression, and stress reduction.

Details
Condition COVID-19 Long Haul Syndrome
Treatment Mind Body Syndrome Therapy for Long Covid
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT04854772
SponsorBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Last Modified on3 July 2021

Eligibility

Yes No Not Sure

Inclusion Criteria

Adult patient 18 years old
New symptoms attributed to the post-covid long-haul syndrome (extremity pain, dyspnea, headaches, chest pain, fatigue) occurring after an acute phase of COVID19
Minimum of at least 12 weeks after the end of the acute phase of COVID-19 infection
Persistence of symptoms for a least 1 month with no identified other organic etiology
Score 3 or more on the SSS-8 score
Symptoms present for a minimum of 4 days a week
Willingness to consider mind-body intervention

Exclusion Criteria

Patients < 18 years of age
Patients > 60 years of age
Diagnosed (non-COVID-19) organic disease as cause of pain, such as (but not limited) to malignancy, neurologic disorder (i.e., amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), cauda equina syndrome (note that pain related to disc disease is not an exclusion unless there are neurological impairments)
Patients with previous severe COVID-19 disease, defined as those who had been admitted to the ICU or have objective evidence of ongoing organ injury (e.g., persistent chest radiographic abnormalities or myocarditis)
Identified lung or cardiac injury in subjects with chest pain or dyspnea (e.g., chest radiograph abnormalities, cardiac ultrasound showing myocarditis or depressed ejection fraction )
Patients with a diagnosis of significant psychiatric comorbidities such as schizophrenia or dementia
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