HS Educational Course Group for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

University of Miami, Miami, FL
Hidradenitis Suppurativa+1 More ConditionsMindfulness Course - Behavioral
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial aims to see if mindfulness training can improve quality of life for those with HS, a skin condition causing inflammation and pain.

Eligible Conditions
  • Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  • Quality of Life

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 9 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Up to 10 weeks

Up to 10 weeks
Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) Scores
Five-Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire - Short Form (FFMQ-SF) Scores
HS Quality of Life Measure (HiSQOL) Scores
Hidradenitis Suppurativa Physician's Global Assessment Scale (HS-PGA) Scores
Number of Pain medication Usage
Number of participants at each Refined Hurley Classification
Number of visits to the emergency room
Number of work/school days missed
Pain Visual Analog Scale (VAS) Scores
Sleep Quality Scale (SQS) Scores

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

HS Educational Course Group
1 of 2
Mindfulness Course Group
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: HS Educational Course Group · No Placebo Group · N/A

HS Educational Course Group
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: HS Educational Course · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Mindfulness Course Group
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Mindfulness Course · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: up to 10 weeks

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of MiamiLead Sponsor
818 Previous Clinical Trials
388,951 Total Patients Enrolled
3 Trials studying Hidradenitis Suppurativa
55 Patients Enrolled for Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Hadar Lev-Tov, MDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Miami
7 Previous Clinical Trials
150 Total Patients Enrolled
3 Trials studying Hidradenitis Suppurativa
55 Patients Enrolled for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 0 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are there still opportunities to participate in this clinical research?

"Unfortunately, this clinical trial is not presently taking on new patients according to clinicialtrials.gov. It was initially posted February 1st 2023 and last updated November 29th 2022. However, there are 289 other studies currently enrolling volunteers." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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