Use of Alternative Medicine Among Outpatients in Dermatology and Primary Care Clinics
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01660139|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2015 by Maria Colavincenzo, Northwestern University.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : August 8, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 14, 2015
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Official Title:||Use of Alternative Medicine Among Outpatients in Dermatology and Primary Care Clinics|
|Study Start Date :||July 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||October 2015|
Dermatology Clinic Patients
Patient attending dermatology clinics
Primary Clinic Patients
Patient attending primary care clinics
- Prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine usage among patients in the clinics [ Time Frame: 5 minutes to complete survey ]At the clinic appointment, patients will be given a survey that asks about whether the patient uses complementary and alternative medicine for skin related issues.
- Characteristics of the patients complementary and alternative medicine use [ Time Frame: 5 minutes to complete survey ]Patients who practice complementary and alternative medicine will be asked about what and how they practice their complementary and alternative medicine.
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|Contact: Amanda Champlain, MDemail@example.com|
|United States, Illinois|
|Northwestern University Department of Dermatology||Recruiting|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611|
|Contact: Amanda Champlain, MD 312-695-0281 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Marial Colavincenzo, MD|
|Sub-Investigator: Peter Lio, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||Maria Colavincenzo, MD||Northwestern University|