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Participation Restrictions in Young-Middle Adult Rural Breast Cancer Survivors

18 Years
59 Years
Open (Enrolling)
Breast Cancer

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Trial Information

Participation Restrictions in Young-Middle Adult Rural Breast Cancer Survivors

Inclusion Criteria:

1. Female breast cancer patient stages I-III.

2. Age 18-59.

3. Completion of definitive breast cancer treatment (i.e., subsequent to loco-regional
surgical treatment and completion of adjuvant or neo-adjuvant chemotherapy with or
without radiation) within the past 3-6 months.

4. Screen positive for a moderate or worse level of participation restriction (Work and
Social Adjustment Scale score > 10) within 6 months following cancer treatment.

5. English speaking.

6. Have a land-based phone or reliable cell phone reception.

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Non-correctable hearing loss.

2. Moderate-severe cognitive impairment indicated by a score < 3 on a 6-item cognitive

3. Medical record documentation of severe mental illness (i.e., schizophrenia or bipolar
disorder) or active substance abuse.

4. Medical record documentation of a physical disorder with associated functional
impairment (e.g., Parkinson's disease, stroke, congestive heart failure, etc.).

Type of Study:


Study Design:

Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label

Outcome Measure:


Outcome Description:

of patients evaluated for enrollment / # of patients approached. of patients meeting eligibility criteria / # of patients evaluated. of patients enrolled / # of patients meeting eligibility criteria of patients completing 6 weeks of BA/PS treatment. of patients completing each study assessment point (T1, T2, T3, T4).

Outcome Time Frame:

six weeks

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

Mark T Hegel, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center


United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:




Start Date:

October 2010

Completion Date:

April 2014

Related Keywords:

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Neoplasms



Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical CenterLebanon, New Hampshire  03756