Impact of Nutrition and Swallowing Function of Head and Neck Cancer Patients During the Course of Treatment
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01184027|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (The study did not receive funding.)
First Posted : August 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 23, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Nutrition Swallowing||Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing counseling Behavioral: G-tube/swallowing intervention Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing intervention|
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||0 participants|
|Official Title:||Impact of Nutrition and Swallowing Function in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Head and Neck Cancer Patients During the Course of Treatment|
|Study Start Date :||October 2010|
|Primary Completion Date :||October 2011|
|Study Completion Date :||October 2011|
patients will receive G-tube/nutritional and swallowing intervention. As per patient needs
Behavioral: G-tube/swallowing intervention
Patient will have active swallowing intervention with an SLP
Other Name: Group 1
G-tube/ad lib dietary and swallowing counseling. Current standard of care.
Patients will receive active nutrition and swallowing intervention based on patients caloric and swallowing needs.
Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing intervention
Patient will have active (daily) nutrition and swallowing intervention based on patients individual needs.
Other Name: Group 3
Patients will have ad lib dietary intake with general nutrition and swallowing counseling.
Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing counseling
general nutrition and swalling information
Other Name: Group 4
- nutrition status [ Time Frame: 6 months ]evaluation of caloric intake
- swallowing function [ Time Frame: 6 months ]maintenance of swallowing function
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01184027
|University of Alberta Hospital (Otolaryngology)|
|Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2B7|
|Principal Investigator:||Catherine A Kubrak, PhD||University of Alberta|