Acute Myeloid Leukemia Clinical Trial

RN-Led Palliative and Supportive Care Intervention

Summary

This single institution feasibility and acceptability study includes patients with acute leukemia which is designed to examine a novel palliative and supportive care intervention (Palliative and supportive Care inTervention; PACT) in which registered nurses (RNs), occupational therapists (OTs), and physical therapists (PTs) address the activity needs of older adults with acute leukemia during their hospital stay.

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The primary objective of the study is to assess feasibility, acceptability, and change in pre and post measures of symptoms, function, and QOL by administering the PACT intervention. The first 20 participants in the control group will receive usual care. The next 20 participants will receive the PACT intervention. Each participant in the intervention group will be cared by a collaborative, multidisciplinary, integrated team including RNs, OTs and PTs.

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Eligibility Criteria

[Patient]

Inclusion Criteria:

≧60 years of age
Diagnosis of acute myeloid leukemia
Receive low-dose cytarabine or hypomethylating agent (HMA) in combination with Venetoclax chemotherapy
Speak and read English

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Patients receiving hospice care

[Caregiver]

Inclusion Criteria:

≧18 years of age
Identified by patient as caregiver
Speak and read English

Study is for people with:

Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Estimated Enrollment:

40

Study ID:

NCT04570709

Recruitment Status:

Recruiting

Sponsor:

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

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University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehenisive Cancer Center
Chapel Hill North Carolina, 27599, United States More Info
Ashley L Bryant, PhD, RN
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919-966-5329
[email protected]
Ashley L Bryant, PhD, RN
Principal Investigator

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Study is for people with:

Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Estimated Enrollment:

40

Study ID:

NCT04570709

Recruitment Status:

Recruiting

Sponsor:


UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

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