This research study is currently not recruiting patients.

Qualitative interviews for the adaptation/development and validation of a questionnaire specific to Gaucher disease

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions:
    Gaucher Disease
  • Age: Between 12 - 99 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other Inclusion Criteria:
    1. Patient has a clinician confirmed diagnosis of Type 1 or Type 3 Gaucher disease.
    2. Patient is aged 12 years or older.
    3. For adult participants: written informed consent has been obtained from the participant; For adolescent participants (aged 12-17 inclusive): written informed consent and written informed assent been obtained from the participant’s guardian and the participant themselves, respectively.
    4. Patient is fluent in the native language of their country (US=US English, France=French).
    5. Patient is able to read a questionnaire in their native language and respond to questions about it.
    6. Patients is able to complete a 90 minute face to face interview

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

    1. Patients who currently have a life-threatening health condition other than Gaucher disease.
    2. Patients who have great difficulty hearing or reading.
    3. Patients who have an uncontrolled psychiatric condition (e.g., schizophrenia, bipolar disorder) or mental condition rendering the patient unable to understand the nature, scope, and possible consequences of the study.
    4. Patients in the opinion of the recruiting physician who are unlikely to comply with the study protocol (for example, uncooperative attitude), or unlikely to complete the study for any reason.