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Satisfaction With Placement of Implantable Venous Access Devices in Patients With Solid Tumors

2014-07-23 21:09:38 | BioPortfolio

Summary

RATIONALE: Gathering information about patients with solid tumors who have implantable venous access devices may help doctors learn more about patient satisfaction.

PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying satisfaction with placement of implantable venous access devices in patients with solid tumors.

Description

OBJECTIVES:

- To determine patient satisfaction with subcutaneous venous-access device placement in oncology patients.

OUTLINE: Patients complete a computer-based survey while in the treatment area of the Vanderbilt Oncology Clinic. Basic demographic information and basic information regarding the placement of the device and complications are collected from the patient's medical record.

Study Design

Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific

Intervention

computer-assisted intervention, medical chart review, questionnaire administration, survey administration

Location

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center - Cool Springs
Nashville
Tennessee
United States
37064

Status

Recruiting

Source

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:38-0400

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