A Study of the Use of Cold Caps to Prevent Hair Loss in Chemotherapy Patients


About this study

The purpose of this study is to learn, in patients’ own words, what cancer patients who are using a cold cap to prevent hair loss are experiencing.

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:

  • Patients who have used a cold cap at least once for purposes of hair loss prevention during chemotherapy treatment.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • None.

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

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Aminah Jatoi, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Nichole Martin

(507) 293-1987


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