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Comparison of Educational Services and Outcomes for Patients Treated for Childhood Cancer and Brain Tumor in Facilities With and Without Educational Liaison Services.


Phase 1
6 Years
N/A
Not Enrolling
Both
Cancer, Brain Tumor

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Trial Information

Comparison of Educational Services and Outcomes for Patients Treated for Childhood Cancer and Brain Tumor in Facilities With and Without Educational Liaison Services.


The aim of this telephone survey was to test the efficacy of systemic educational program
services in improving school outcomes as compared to hospitals who provide educational
liaison services in an ad hoc manner.Data from this study will be used to help secure
funding to surther investigate the broader use of educational liaison services.


Inclusion Criteria:



- must have had childhood cancer or brain tumor and been diagnosed between 1994-2001
and at least 6 years of age at diagnosis.

- must have been treated at Golisano Children's Hospital or Children's Hospital of
Pittsburgh

Exclusion Criteria:

- less than 6 years of age

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Principal Investigator

Kathryn Wissler, MS

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

University of Rochester

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

10309

NCT ID:

NCT00178386

Start Date:

September 2004

Completion Date:

April 2008

Related Keywords:

  • Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • cancer
  • education
  • learning
  • brain tumor
  • school
  • Brain Neoplasms

Name

Location

Children's Hospital of PittsburghPittsburgh, Pennsylvania  15213
University of Rochester Golisano Children's HospitalRochester, New York  14642