Outcomes Related to Participation in the Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Clinic Nurse Facilitated Class
Tab Title Description
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.
- Rochester, Minnesota: 16-009998
Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-009998
About this study
The primary purpose for this study is to assess if any relationship exists between participation in the Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Clinic (FCFC) class (12 hours or 8 hours educational session/class) and overall reduction in symptom severity and/or increased level of functioning, in our fibromyalgia patients.
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.
- Patients diagnosed with FM at our Fibromyalgia Clinic
- Patients actively being seen at the Fibromyalgia Clinic
- FM patients age 18-80
- Able and willing to give informed consent
- Able to speak English
- Able to complete questionnaires
- Completed the 12 or 8 hours of class-based education
- Patient owns a phone
- Patient is willing to participate in survey answering questions that are estimated to take about 1 hour to complete
- Diagnoses of bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, or dementia
- Individuals who do not meet inclusion criteria
- Individuals who decline to participate in the study
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
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Connie Luedtke, R.N., RN-BC
Closed for enrollment
Publications are currently not available
Study Results Summary
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Supplemental Study Information
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