Hypnosis for Treating Xerostomia Following Radiotherapy in Head & Neck Cancer Patients
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00408759|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2006 by Bnai Zion Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : December 7, 2006
Last Update Posted : December 7, 2006
xerostomia develops in all patients with head and neck cancer following radiotherapy. it consists one of the main side effects which affects quality of life. currently, there is no standard of care for treating this condition. parasympathomimetic drugs may help but carry significant side effects.
hypnosis may affect autonomic function such as salivation, in healthy people.in this study we will explore the efficacy of hypnosis in improving salivation, in the patient population.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Xerostomia||Behavioral: hypnosis||Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Phase 2 Study of Hypnosis for Treating Xerostomia Following Radiotherapy in Head & Neck Cancer Patients|
|Study Start Date :||November 2006|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2006|
- salivaa volume
- quality of life related to salivation
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00408759
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|bnai zion MC||Recruiting|
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|Sub-Investigator: Gorge Mogilner|
|Sub-Investigator: Noam Yarom|
|Sub-Investigator: Ilana Dowek|
|Principal Investigator:||Elad Schiff||Bnai Zion MC|