A Study to Evaluate Patient Perspectives of Vaginal Bleeding During the Menopause Transition and Future Innovations Addressing Changes in Vaginal Bleeding Patterns


About this study

The primary purpose of this study is to assess how women within different stages of menopause perceive menstrual bleeding changes during the menopause transition within the outpatient gynecology practice.


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:

  • Women ages 35-55 years old.
  • Female patients with abnormal uterine bleeding within the menopause transition.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Women outside of the ages of 35-55 years old.
  • Women who have undergone hysterectomy,


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 Contact

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Christopher Destephano, M.D., M.P.H.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Lori Chase B.S., CCRP



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