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Effect of Healing Touch on the Experience of Women Undergoing Treatment for Breast Cancer


N/A
18 Years
70 Years
Not Enrolling
Female
Breast Cancer

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Trial Information

Effect of Healing Touch on the Experience of Women Undergoing Treatment for Breast Cancer


Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients undergoing treatment for breast cancer.

- Age 18 or over.

- Participants in Healing Partners Program.

Exclusion Criteria:- Patients not under the care of a physician.

- Patients not able to come to regular healing touch sessions.

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Outcome Measure:

Effect Healing Touch has on physical symptoms, mood and quality of life for women undergoing treatment for breast cancer.

Outcome Time Frame:

Baseline, 3 months, 6 months

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Lynn m Westphal

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Stanford University

Authority:

United States: Food and Drug Administration

Study ID:

BRSADJ0003

NCT ID:

NCT00533780

Start Date:

January 2005

Completion Date:

August 2008

Related Keywords:

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Neoplasms

Name

Location

Stanford University School of MedicineStanford, California  94305-5317