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Teleconference Group: Breast Cancer in African Americans


N/A
21 Years
N/A
Not Enrolling
Female
Breast Cancer

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Trial Information

Teleconference Group: Breast Cancer in African Americans


Inclusion Criteria:



- US born

- African American women

- age 21 or older

- diagnosed with invasive/infiltrating ductal carcinoma

- reside in South Carolina or the borders of North Carolina or Georgia

Exclusion Criteria:

- Non-english speaking

- diagnosed with metastatic disease at diagnosis

- have a major cognitive impairment

- have a current diagnosis of psychosis

- are undergoing concurrent treatment for another form of cancer (except basal cell or
squamous cell of skin)

- Participation in another behavioral trial

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Outcome Measure:

Social connection

Outcome Description:

Measured using the social well-being scale from the FACT-B

Outcome Time Frame:

Participants are assessed at time one (baseline/pretest) and followed for 16 weeks

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Sue P. Heiney, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

University of South Carolina

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

2004-62

NCT ID:

NCT01339351

Start Date:

June 2005

Completion Date:

August 2010

Related Keywords:

  • Breast Cancer
  • breast cancer
  • social connection
  • Breast Neoplasms

Name

Location

University of South CarolinaColumbia, South Carolina  29203