Nutritional Assessment Intervention to Improve Cancer-Related Fatigue
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00507260|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 26, 2007
Last Update Posted : December 24, 2014
1. To use the results from this pilot study to estimate the effect size of the nutritional intervention on fatigue and caloric intake.
- To apply nutritional assessment tools for early detection of patients at risk for malnutrition.
- To examine the feasibility of conducting this intervention study.
- To describe cancer-related fatigue patterns among BMT patients at multiple time points during ambulatory visits.
- To evaluate the effects of a nutritional intervention for post-allogeneic BMT recipients on adequacy of caloric intake in order to improve cancer-related fatigue scores.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Leukemia Lymphoma Fatigue||Behavioral: Food Record Other: Nutritional Consults||Not Applicable|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Pilot Study to Evaluate a Nutritional Assessment Intervention to Improve Cancer-Related Fatigue Among Post-Allogeneic Blood and Marrow Transplantation Recipients|
|Study Start Date :||September 2006|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2014|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
Experimental: Control Group
Control Group (Food Record)
Behavioral: Food Record
A record of the amount and kind of food and drink you intake will be completed.
Experimental: Treatment Group
Treatment Group (Food Record + Nutritional Consults)
Behavioral: Food Record
A record of the amount and kind of food and drink you intake will be completed.Other: Nutritional Consults
Meeting with a dietician consultant regarding issues related to food intake. Participants will also receive the results from the food records.
- Patient Fatigue Scores <Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI)> [ Time Frame: BFI at study day 0, 14, 28, and 42 ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00507260
|United States, Texas|
|University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
|Principal Investigator:||Srisuda Lecagoonporn, RN||M.D. Anderson Cancer Center|