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Involvement of Patients and Relatives in the Course of Cancer Disease

2014-08-27 03:16:14 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The objective is to investigate a rehabilitation program (supportive conversations and a rehabilitation course for cancer patients and their relatives together).

The study evaluate the effect of the program compared to no intervention (usual care)

Description

The study aim to evaluate the effect and the benefit of the program.

First the patients psychosocial well-being is assessed in a survey (EORTC, POMS, WHO-5 well-being index) Then their relatives psychosocial well-being is assessed in a survey (Ad hoc questions, POMS and WHO-5 well-being index)

The effect is also assessed in qualitative interviews with patients and their relatives.

The rehabilitation course is investigated in qualitative observations and interviews.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

"Rehabilitation"

Intervention

Rehabilitation program

Location

Odense University Hospital
Odense
Denmark
5000

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Southern Denmark

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:14-0400

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