Involvement of Patients and Relatives in the Course of Cancer Disease (KRIPP)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01060761|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 2, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 6, 2017
The objective is to investigate a rehabilitation program (supportive conversations and a rehabilitation course for cancer patients and their relatives together).
The study evaluate the effect of the program compared to no intervention (usual care)
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Rehabilitation Cancer Relatives||Behavioral: Rehabilitation program||Not Applicable|
The study aim to evaluate the effect and the benefit of the program.
First the patients psychosocial well-being is assessed in a survey (EORTC, POMS, WHO-5 well-being index) Then their relatives psychosocial well-being is assessed in a survey (Ad hoc questions, POMS and WHO-5 well-being index)
The effect is also assessed in qualitative interviews with patients and their relatives.
The rehabilitation course is investigated in qualitative observations and interviews.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||42 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Involvement of Patients and Relatives in the Course of Cancer Disease With a Particular View to Rehabilitation and the Life With Cancer|
|Study Start Date :||March 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2011|
Active Comparator: Rehabilitation program
Counselling (supportive conversation with patient and their relatives together) Retreat Weekend (patient and their relatives together)
Behavioral: Rehabilitation program
Patient and their relative receive three supportive, structured conversation with a trained nurse.
Patient and their relative receive 4 days Retreat Weekend with supportive talk and activities
Other Name: KRIPP project
No Intervention: Ususal treatment and support
Usual support and treatment at the hospital, no retreat Weekend.
- Quality of life, [ Time Frame: two months and one year ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01060761
|Odense University Hospital|
|Odense, Denmark, 5000|
|Principal Investigator:||Helle P Hansen, Professor||University of Southern Denmark|