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Study Name: Depression and Anxiety in CF Patients and Caregivers
Study Type: Observational
Intervention Category: Not Applicable
Study Sponsor: Quittner, Alexandra

Funding for this trial has been provided in full or in part by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, Inc.
Study Phase: Other
Recruitment Status: Trial Completed
Study Drug(s): Not Applicable
Number of Participants Being Recruited: 1890
Single / Multi-Center: Multi-Center
Many studies have shown that patients with chronic illnesses are at increased risk for depression and anxiety. In patients with chronic illnesses, depression and anxiety have been shown to have effects on health outcomes. There have been a few studies in patients with cystic fibrosis that showed rates of depression and anxiety in adolescents, adults, and parent caregivers have been significantly higher that those of the general population. This study proposes to look at how extensive depression and anxiety effects patients with CF and parent caregivers.
Age: >= 1 Days
FEV1: Not Applicable
P. aeruginosa status: Not applicable
B. cepacia status: Not applicable
Other Primary Eligibility Requirements:

Note: Detailed eligibility criteria information may be available on If a specific trial listing for this trial is available, a link to the specific listing will be present in the "More Information" section below.
Sponsor Contact Information: Quittner, Alexandra
(305) 243-6932
Trial Specific Link on Not Available
Clinical Research Terms Glossary: Click here
The sites listed below are currently recruiting subjects. Please note that this list generally lists either the pediatric or adult program but not both even though both programs may be recruiting subjects. Also, this list does not include sites that may be participating in the study but are not yet open for recruitment. If you are interested in this study please contact your center for more information.
  • USC Keck School of Medicine (Adult), Los Angeles, CA, 90033
    Contact Information:
        Fukushima, Lynn
        Phone: (323) 442-5869
  • University of Miami (Pediatric), Miami, FL, 33136
    Contact Information:
        Mendes, Eliana
        Phone: (305) 243-2568
  • All Children's Hospital (Pediatric), St. Petersburg, FL, 33701
    Contact Information:
        Hosler, Kathy
        Phone: (727) 767-7247
  • Emory University (Pediatric), Atlanta, GA, 30322
    Contact Information:
        Hunter, Eric
        Phone: (404) 785-3102
  • Saint Luke's Cystic Fibrosis Center of Idaho (Pediatric), Boise, ID, 83712
    Contact Information:
        Durham, Dixie
        Phone: (208) 381-7334
  • Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago (Pediatric), Chicago, IL, 60611
    Contact Information:
        Singh, Noopur
        Phone: (312) 227-6861
  • Via Christi - Saint Francis Campus (Pediatric), Wichita, KS, 67214
    Contact Information:
        Miller, Sheri
        Phone: (316) 268-6028
  • Johns Hopkins University (Pediatric), Baltimore, MD, 21287
    Contact Information:
        Allgood, Sarah
        Phone: (410) 614-4411
  • Helen DeVos Children's Hospital (Pediatric), Grand Rapids, MI, 49503
    Contact Information:
        Gile, Cynthia
        Phone: (616) 391-6148
  • Children's Hospitals and Clinics (Pediatric), Minneapolis, MN, 55404
    Contact Information:
        Johnson, Mahrya
        Phone: (612) 813-6384
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (Pediatric), Lebanon, NH, 03756
    Contact Information:
        Helm, Jennifer
        Phone: (603) 650-8178
  • Monmouth Medical Center (Pediatric), Long Branch, NJ, 07740
    Contact Information:
        Marra, Bridget
        Phone: (732) 222-4474
  • Morristown Medical Center (Adult), Morristown, NJ, 07962
    Contact Information:
        Martinez, Nancy
        Phone: (973) 971-5138
  • University of New Mexico School of Medicine (Pediatric), Albuquerque, NM, 87131
    Contact Information:
        Redway, Abby
        Phone: (505) 272-5886
  • Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (Pediatric), Buffalo, NY, 14222
    Contact Information:
        Caci, Nadine
        Phone: (716) 878-7524
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Pediatric), Syracuse, NY, 13210
    Contact Information:
        Lindner, Donna
        Phone: (315) 464-7525
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (Pediatric), Cincinnati, OH, 45229
    Contact Information:
        Decker, Beth
        Phone: (513) 803-4325
  • Dayton Children's Hospital (Pediatric), Dayton, OH, 45404
    Contact Information:
        Bartosik, Sandy
        Phone: (937) 641-4004
  • Toldeo Children's Hospital (Pediatric), Toledo, OH, 43606
    Contact Information:
        Houser, Kelly
        Phone: (419) 291-4630
  • St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Pediatric), Philadelphia, PA, 19134
    Contact Information:
        Fritsch, Jacqueline
        Phone: (215) 427-5956
  • Intermountain Cystic Fibrosis Center (Pediatric), Salt Lake City, UT, 84132
    Contact Information:
        Vroom, Jane
        Phone: (801) 587-7458
  • University of Wisconsin (Pediatric), Madison, WI, 53792
    Contact Information:
        Makholm, Linda
        Phone: (608) 262-0340
  • West Virginia University CF Center (Pediatric and Adult), Morgantown, WV, 26505
    Contact Information:
        Clark, Tammy
        Phone: (304) 293-5264
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