Breast Cancer Clinical Trial

Culturally Tailored Nurse Coaching Study for Cancer Symptom Management

Summary

The purpose of the study is to see whether or not a telephone/ text message intervention, delivered by a registered nurse, is helpful in managing symptoms and can also prevent dehydration caused by chemotherapy treatment when given together for patients with metastatic breast, colon, lung or prostate cancer.

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Eligible for Chemotherapy for the first time (Previous & Ongoing hormonal only treatment allowed OR Neoadjuvant & Adjuvant chemotherapy regimens with 2+ drugs allowed)
> 18 years old
Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) performance status 0-2.
There are no life expectancy restrictions
Women of child-bearing potential are allowed in the study as long as they are eligible for the chemotherapy treatment.
Ability to understand and the willingness to sign a written informed consent document.

Exclusion Criteria:

Patients on immunotherapy only will be excluded
Previous chemotherapy
Under 18 years old
Medically Diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment. Rationale for excluding people with cognitive impairment is that they would not be able to fully participate in the self-management care aspects of the intervention via the telephone, nor provide informed consent.
No access to a telephone
Blind or Deaf; If subject is Hearing-impaired or illiterate, then the subject may have a family member participate as a telecommunication surrogate with them in the study

Study is for people with:

Breast Cancer

Estimated Enrollment:

98

Study ID:

NCT04874584

Recruitment Status:

Recruiting

Sponsor:

University of Miami

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University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Ctr.
Miami Florida, 33136, United States More Info
Tracy A Ruegg, PhD
Contact
305-243-9825
[email protected]
Natasha Solle, PhD
Principal Investigator

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Study is for people with:

Breast Cancer

Estimated Enrollment:

98

Study ID:

NCT04874584

Recruitment Status:

Recruiting

Sponsor:


University of Miami

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