Sleep and Pain in Sickle Cell Disease

About the study

This is a study testing the effects of behavioral sleep interventions on pain and brain function in sickle cell disease.

Study point of contact

Claudia Campbell, PhD
410-550-7989
[email protected]
Jennifer Haythornthwaite, PhD
410-550-7000
[email protected]

Locations

1 United States site

Age

18 Years - 100 Years

Genotypes

Hemoglobin SC

Phase

Not Applicable

Study type

Interventional

Gender

All

Interventions

Behavioral

Other

participation requirements

Diagnosis of sickle cell hemoglobinopathy (Homozygous sickle cell disease, Hemoglobin SC disease, or Sickle/beta-thalassemia);
Adequate facility with English;
Stable dosing of medications (if taking) for pain and sleep;
Reports symptoms of insomnia;
Reports chronic pain

participation restrictions

Cognitive impairment;
Unstable psychiatric disorder;
Seizure disorder;
Positive pregnancy or drug test

Locations

  • Baltimore, Maryland, United States, Johns Hopkins
Last updated 2022-06-02