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Quality of Life in Patients With Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00518037
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 17, 2007
Last Update Posted : May 23, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Murad Alam, Northwestern University

Brief Summary:
The goal of this study is to learn more about the physical discomfort, sensory impairment, depression, anxiety, and interference with relationships, family, and work associated with NMSC via survey questions.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Behavioral: surveys

Detailed Description:
The purpose of this study is to learn more about the physical discomfort, sensory impairment, depression, anxiety, and interference with relationships, family, and work associated with NMSC via survey questions.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 112 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Quality of Life in Patients With Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer
Study Start Date : June 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2006

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Anxiety Skin Cancer
U.S. FDA Resources

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
1
nonmelanoma skin cancer patients
Behavioral: surveys
anxiety surveys



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. statistics from results of Skindex survey [ Time Frame: 1 hour to complete survey ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. statistics from time-tradeoff utility survey [ Time Frame: 1 hour to complete survey ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
nonmelanoma skin cancer patients
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer
  • 18 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non-English speakers
  • minors

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00518037


Locations
United States, Illinois
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611
Northwestern University Dermatology
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611
Sponsors and Collaborators
Northwestern University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Murad Alam, MD Northwestern University

Responsible Party: Murad Alam, Professor in Dermatology, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Surgery-Organ Transplantation, Northwestern University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00518037     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1253-006
First Posted: August 17, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 23, 2014
Last Verified: May 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Skin Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Skin Diseases