A Study of Hands On Education for Tube Feeding


About this study

The purpose of this study is to explore the experiences of patients with education surrounding home tube feeding.  Specifically, get feedback on ‘hands on’ education simulation tools.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient at Mayo Clinic Rochester; Caregivers of these patients
  • Ability to provide informed consent and participate in interview
  • Willingness to participate

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to provide informed consent 
  • Inability to participate in interview for any reason


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Kristin Vickers, Ph.D., L.P.

Closed for enrollment

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