Psychiatric Problems in Chronic Skin Diseases

This study has been completed.
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University of Wisconsin, Madison Identifier:
First received: September 11, 2005
Last updated: June 11, 2008
Last verified: June 2008
The purpose of this study is to investigate the prevalence of depression, anxiety, and sleep problems in patients with chronic skin diseases in dermatology clinics at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

Atopic Dermatitis
Pruritic Dermatitis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Quality of Life, Emotional and Sleep Problems in Chronic Skin Diseases

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects suffering from a chronic skin condition that has lasted over six months

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00167752

Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Principal Investigator: Ladan Mostaghimi, MD University of Wisconsin, Madison
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00167752     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2002-0420
Study First Received: September 11, 2005
Last Updated: June 11, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dermatitis, Atopic
Skin Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Skin Diseases, Eczematous
Skin Diseases, Genetic
Skin Manifestations processed this record on November 30, 2015