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Assessment of Sexual Dysfunction, Depression and Anxiety in Underserved, Minority Gynecologic Cancers Patients

2014-07-23 21:11:23 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Objectives:

- Assess the prevalence and severity of depression and anxiety in underserved and minority women seen in the gynecologic oncology clinic at Lyndon Baines Johnson General Hospital.

- Assess the prevalence and severity of sexual dysfunction in this patient population.

Description

The instruments used in this study will be completed at one timepoint, by those women who choose to participate, anonymously. The questionnaires will be preceded with a statement informing the patient that by completing the study questionnaires she is consenting to study participation. No patient names or medical record numbers will be documented.

When a patient checks in for her clinic appointment, she will receive a packet of study materials consisting of a cover letter describing the study objectives, the Female Sexual Function Index, the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, and a demographic questionnaire. The tools used in this study will be available in both English and Spanish.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Gynecologic Cancer

Intervention

Surveys

Location

UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston
Texas
United States
77030

Status

Completed

Source

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:11:23-0400

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