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Effectiveness of the CHESS eHealth Cancer Support Intervention in Population-based Care

2014-08-27 03:17:13 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The study's aim is to provide information about the clinical and business cases for comprehensive interactive cancer communication systems (ICCS) in the context of real world use for cancer care.

This study will be conducted within the Kaiser Permanente Northwest (KPNW) healthcare system. Outcomes for this study include amount of ICCS use and women's ratings of cancer information competence, perceived social support, and emotional well being. Secondary outcomes will include healthcare utilization, cost-effectiveness, and clinician ratings of healthcare visits.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Conditions

Primary Breast Cancer

Intervention

Enhanced ICCS with KPNW web resources and the Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System (CHESS.)

Location

Kaiser Permanente Northwest
Portland
Oregon
United States
97227

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:13-0400

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A component of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that provides leadership related to the delivery of health services and the requirements for and distribution of health resources, including manpower training.

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