Goals of Sexual Function in Prostate Cancer Survivors and Their Partners After Cancer Treatment

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01018901
First received: November 23, 2009
Last updated: May 3, 2010
Last verified: May 2010
  Purpose

RATIONALE: Gathering information about survivors of prostate cancer and their partners may help doctors learn more about the goals for sexual functioning after cancer treatment. PURPOSE: This clinical trial is studying the goals of sexual functioning in prostate cancer survivors and their partners after cancer treatment.


Condition Intervention
Prostate Cancer
Other: Survey Administration

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: Goals for Sexual Functioning of Prostate Cancer Survivors and Their Partners Following Cancer Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Goals of sexual functioning [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 80
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2010
Primary Completion Date: January 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Arm I
Patients and their partners complete surveys. Sexual function of men is assessed by the International Index of Erectile Function; sexual function of women is assessed by the Female Sexual Function Index.
Other: Survey Administration
Patients complete survey

Detailed Description:

Detailed DescriptionOBJECTIVES:

I. To collect data on the goals of sexual functioning among prostate cancer survivors and their partners following cancer treatment in order to identify specific components of interventions for future grant submissions on the psychosexual needs of prostate cancer survivors.

OUTLINE:

Patients and their partners complete surveys. Sexual function of men is assessed by the International Index of Erectile Function; sexual function of women is assessed by the Female Sexual Function Index.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Prostate cancer survivors who are: willing and able to provide informed consent; able to read, write, and speak English; married or are in married-like relationship; completed radiation or surgery for their prostate cancer 6 months to 5 years ago
  • Partners of prostate cancer survivors must be: willing and able to provide informed consent; able to read, write, and speak English

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prostate cancer survivors will be excluded if they have undergone androgen deprivation therapy within the past 6 months and if their partners refuse to participate
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01018901

Locations
United States, Pennsylvania
Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19104
Sponsors and Collaborators
Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: James Coyne, Principal Investigator, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01018901     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UPCC 23808
Study First Received: November 23, 2009
Last Updated: May 3, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases

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