Colon Cancer Clinical Trial

RCT of Mobile Apps & FitBit v. Usual Care

Summary

This is a randomized clinical trial to evaluate the use of mobile devices in preventing readmission in patients undergoing major GI cancer operations.

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Patients will be randomized to 1) standard of care or 2) to use our mobile app with standard care. The mobile app will collect information on patients' daily physical activity patterns and health status data for clinicians using smartphone mobile technology applications. The investigators believe that by tracking information on patients, the investigators may be able to intervene sooner and prevent a delay in care.

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Subject is 18 years or older
Subject speaks English
Subject owns a smart phone
Subject is scheduled to undergo surgery for a GI cancer (pancreatic, hepatic, gastric, small bowel, colon, or rectal cancers)

Exclusion Criteria:

Physician deems the subject is unable to complete the study due to documented dementia
Subject is undergoing emergent surgery
Subject has sepsis from another source
Physician deems the subject is unable to complete the study due to documented alcohol and/or drug abuse

Study is for people with:

Colon Cancer

Estimated Enrollment:

107

Study ID:

NCT03623464

Recruitment Status:

Active, not recruiting

Sponsor:

Weill Medical College of Cornell University

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Weill Cornell Medicine- New York Presbyterian
New York New York, 10021, United States

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Study is for people with:

Colon Cancer

Estimated Enrollment:

107

Study ID:

NCT03623464

Recruitment Status:

Active, not recruiting

Sponsor:


Weill Medical College of Cornell University

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