Sexual Dysfunction and the Quality of Sexual Life in Patients With Colorectal Cancer and Their Partners.
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01234246|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2010 by University of Tilburg.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : November 4, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 4, 2010
In this project the main focus is on assessing sexual functioning and the quality of sexual life after the treatment of colorectal cancer in patients and their partners.
Patients and their partners complete questionnaires concerning sexual functioning, quality of life, body image, fatigue, anxiety, depressive symptoms, personality factors, and demographic factors. Questionnaires are completed before surgical treatment, 6 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, and 12 months after diagnosis.
The results of this prospective study will give insight in 1) the incidence of sexual problems and the extent patients with colorectal cancer and their partners are bothered by these problems across time, 2) the effect of different treatment modalities on sexual functioning, 3) the relation between sexual problems and quality of life, 4) the determinants of sexual problems and the quality of sexual life adopting the biopsychosocial approach of patients with colorectal cancer who have been treated with surgery, radiation and/or chemotherapy, and more specifically to the role of personality and patient factors and sexual functioning/the quality of sexual life.
|Condition or disease|
|Colorectal Cancer Patients and Their Partners|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||1200 participants|
|Official Title:||Sexual Dysfunction and the Quality of Sexual Life in Patients With Colorectal Cancer and Their Partners.|
|Study Start Date :||March 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2014|
Patients with colorectal cancer
Patients with colorectal cancer are included
Partners of patients with colorectal cancer are included
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01234246
|Contact: M.J. Traa, MSc||0031 13 466 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jeroen Bosch Hospital||Recruiting|
|'s Hertogenbosch, Netherlands|
|St. Elisabeth Hospital||Recruiting|
|Principal Investigator:||B.L. den Oudsten, PhD||Tilburg University|
|Principal Investigator:||J.A. Roukema, MD, PhD||Tilburg University|
|Principal Investigator:||J. de Vries, PhD||Tilburg University|