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Couple-Based Intervention for Patients With Head and Neck Cancer and Their Partners


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Open (Enrolling)
Both
Head and Neck Cancer

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Trial Information

Couple-Based Intervention for Patients With Head and Neck Cancer and Their Partners


Inclusion Criteria:



- Recently diagnosed with Head and Neck Cancer receiving chemotherapy and/or radiation
therapy

- No history of cancer within past 3 years (other than basal cell)

- Living with partner in a committed relationship at least 6 months

- Patient and partner speak and read English

Exclusion Criteria:

- Serious cognitive or emotional issues that preclude full participation in study

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

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

Outcome Measure:

Quality of Life

Outcome Time Frame:

6 months

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Tina Gremore, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

NorthShore University HealthSystem

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

EH12-140

NCT ID:

NCT01785576

Start Date:

March 2013

Completion Date:

April 2015

Related Keywords:

  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • couples
  • head and neck cancer
  • oncology
  • spousal support
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms

Name

Location

NorthShore University HealthSystemEvanston, Illinois