A Controlled Study of Quality of Life and it's Related Factors Among Gynecological Cancer Survivors
Recruitment status was Recruiting
To compare quality of life and it's related factors between gynecological cancer survivor and healthy controls.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||A Controlled Study of Quality of Life and it's Related Factors Among Gynecological Cancer Survivors|
|Study Start Date:||August 2010|
gynecological cancer survivors
Criteria for including: (1)Been diagnosed as cervical cancer, ovarian cancer or endometrial cancer, and has completed six months after the relevant treatment. (2)Age from 20 - 70 years old. (3) Agreed to participate in this study.
Criteria for exclusion: Combined with other non-gynecologic cancer (cervical cancer, ovarian cancer or endometrial cancer) patients.
Criteria for including: (1)Not those who suffer from cancer.(2)20-70 years old.(3)Agreed to participate in this study.Criteria for exclusion:Had undergone gynecologic surgical removal of ovaries or uterus were.
This study used a cross-sectional design. By using the method of purposive sampling, the 70 gynecological cancer patients who had completed the active treatments for six months will be recruited from the oncology and gynecology clinics of a medical center in the Northern Taiwan area. The 70 healthy controls without any cancer will be recruited from clinic and from friends and colleagues. The instruments include "Sample characteristics questionnaire," "Short Form-12 (SF-12)," "Medical Outcome Study Sleep Scale (MOS-sleep)," "Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI)," "State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI)," "Sexual Activity Questionnaire (SAQ), and "The Experiences in Close Relationships-Revised (ECR-R)." The data will be analyzed by descriptive statistical analysis, independent t-test, ANOVA, Scheffe's test, Pearson's correlation, and stepwise regression.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01187706
|Contact: Fei-Hsiu Hsiao, Ph.D.||+886-2-23123456 ext email@example.com|
|National Taiwan University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 100|
|Contact: Fei-Hsiu Hsiao, Ph.D. +886-2-23123456 ext 88432 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Fei-Hsiu Hsiao, Ph.D||National Taiwan University Hospital|