Symptom Management in African-American Men With Localized Prostate Cancer
This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(No subjects were enrolled here or at UCSF.)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
David Latini, Baylor College of Medicine
First received: October 4, 2008
Last updated: November 7, 2016
Last verified: November 2016
RATIONALE: Gathering information about symptom management from patients with localized prostate cancer may help doctors improve patients' quality of life.
PURPOSE: This clinical trial is studying symptom management in African-American men with localized prostate cancer.
Psychosocial Effects of Cancer and Its Treatment
Other: questionnaire/survey administration
||PROSTATE CANCER SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT FOR LOW LITERACY MEN
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Symptom management taxonomy
| Study Start Date:
| Study Completion Date:
| Primary Completion Date:
||May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
- Develop a symptom management intervention for African-American men treated for localized prostate cancer, with a particular emphasis on low health literacy men.
OUTLINE: Participants are interviewed by the principal investigator over the phone or meet the principal investigator at the Veterans Administration prostate cancer clinic. If the interview is conducted in the clinic, it is held in a private room in the clinic.
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years to 120 Years (Adult, Senior)
|Sexes Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
- Able to speak and read in English
- Has an address in order to receive study materials by mail (a street address or post office box)
- Has either a telephone in order to be interviewed OR is able to meet the principal investigator at the Veterans Administration prostate clinic and be interviewed there
PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:
- See Disease Characteristics
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00767845
|Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030 |
Baylor College of Medicine
||David M. Latini, PhD
||Baylor College of Medicine
||David Latini, Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
History of Changes
|Other Study ID Numbers:
|Study First Received:
||October 4, 2008
||November 7, 2016
Keywords provided by David Latini, Baylor College of Medicine:
psychosocial effects of cancer and its treatment
stage I prostate cancer
stage II prostate cancer
stage III prostate cancer
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on June 23, 2017
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