Validation of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Knowledge Questions (Emma)


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 17-000407
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 17-000407

About this study

The aim of this study is to test the validity of the current question database in a large cohort of children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in several pediatric gastroenterology centers. 

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. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with IBD, seen in the pediatric gastroenterology clinic, 10-18 years of age.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to understand and read English at a grade 5-12 year level, as commensurate to their chronological age
  • Research denial by patient or guardian.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Mark Bartlett, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Jeanne Tung M.D.