A Study to Assess Anxiety Associated with Outpatient Visits in Pediatric Oncology Patients


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  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 17-002792
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 17-002792

About this study

The purpose of this study is to assess baseline anxiety experienced by children and their parents/guardians associated with outpatient visits in pediatric oncology.  Assess coping mechanisms used by children and their parents/guardians to alleviate the anxiety associated with outpatient visits in pediatric oncology.

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:

  1. Age 4-14.99 years
  2. Receiving treatment by the Pediatric Oncology team in Rochester, MN

Exclusion Criteria:  

  1. Any child <4 years or ≥15 years
  2. All children not receiving treatment by the Pediatric Oncology team in Rochester, MN

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Deepti Warad, M.B.B.S.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Kadi Davis R.N.



Additional contact information

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