Pain Education for Patients With Painful Bone Metastases Undergoing Palliative Radiotherapy: Reducing Pain by Increasing Patient's Knowledge and Self-management
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
a decrement of the number of patients whose worst pain intensity remains above 4
The primary outcome of this randomized multicenter study is a decrement of the number of patients whose worst pain intensity remains above 4 at any time during the 12 weeks of follow up with regard to the control group.
A KL Reyners, MD, PhD
University Medical Centre Groningen
Netherlands: Medical Ethics Review Committee (METC)