Supportive Care Needs and Resource Assessment in Cancer Patients
Tab Title Description
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 14-000278
Sponsor Protocol Number: 14-000278
About this study
This study is investigating the supportive care needs, and levels of social support and distress, in adult patients who are receiving or have recently completed treatment for cancer. Research has shown that when cancer patients are supported with resources to help them cope with the cancer and treatment experience, that they are better able to tolerate and cope with their treatment and its impact.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- At least 18 years of age when diagnosed with cancer, any gender, race or ethnicity, all cancer types and sites, except for non-melanotic skin cancer. Able to read and write English or Spanish.
- Any discipline that cares for this population
- Cognitive impairment that would prevent them from fully participating.
- Any oncology provider who is a co-investigator on this study
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Nandita Khera, M.D., M.P.H.
Closed for enrollment
Research Information Center
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