Quality of Life in Younger Leukemia and Lymphoma Survivors
RATIONALE: Collecting information about the effect of hematologic cancer and its treatment on quality of life may help doctors learn more about the disease and plan the best treatment.
PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying quality of life in younger leukemia and lymphoma survivors.
|Anxiety Disorder Cancer Survivor Fatigue Leukemia Long-term Effects Secondary to Cancer Therapy in Adults Lymphoma Lymphoproliferative Disorder Pain Psychosocial Effects of Cancer and Its Treatment Small Intestine Cancer||Behavioral: telephone-based intervention Other: questionnaire administration Procedure: assessment of therapy complications Procedure: fatigue assessment and management Procedure: psychosocial assessment and care Procedure: quality-of-life assessment||Phase 1|
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Quality of Life in Young Adult Survivors of Hematologic Malignancies|
- Quality of life [ Time Frame: 1-10 years after treatment ]
- Most common areas of concern [ Time Frame: 1-10 years after treatment ]
|Study Start Date:||October 2008|
|Study Completion Date:||August 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Behavioral: telephone-based intervention
- To collect preliminary data to determine the extent to which there is impairment in quality of life of young adult survivors of hematologic malignancies.
- To identify the most common areas of concern in these survivors.
- To explore patterns of quality-of-life impairment associated with age, gender, and type of treatment (transplant vs non-transplant) in these survivors.
OUTLINE: Patients are assessed in a telephone interview using a brief demographic and clinical data form. Patients then undergo quality-of-life assessment by the Cancer Patient/Cancer Survivor Version questionnaire via telephone.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00956475
|United States, Ohio|
|Case Medical Center, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center|
|Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106-5065|
|Principal Investigator:||Regan Demshar, RN||Case Medical Center, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center|