Quality of Life and Care Needs of Patients With Persistent or Recurrent Ovarian Cancer, Fallopian Tube Cancer, or Peritoneal Cancer
|Anxiety Fatigue Nausea and Vomiting Neurotoxicity Syndrome Recurrent Fallopian Tube Carcinoma Recurrent Ovarian Carcinoma Recurrent Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma Stage I Ovarian Cancer Stage IA Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IB Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IC Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage II Ovarian Cancer Stage IIA Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IIB Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IIC Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage III Ovarian Cancer Stage III Primary Peritoneal Cancer Stage IIIA Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IIIB Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IIIC Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IV Fallopian Tube Cancer Stage IV Ovarian Cancer Stage IV Primary Peritoneal Cancer||Procedure: Assessment of Therapy Complications Other: Medical Chart Review Other: Quality-of-Life Assessment Other: Questionnaire Administration|
|Official Title:||Quality of Life and Care Needs in Patients With Persistent or Recurrent Platinum-Resistant Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Peritoneal Cancer|
- Prevalence and severity of patient-reported symptoms as measured by the NFOSI-18, the FACIT-F subscale, and the FACT/GOG-AD and NTX subscales [ Time Frame: Up to 6 months ]Assessed at baseline, and at 3 and 6 months. The prevalence of a patient-reported symptom will be determined by the percentage of living patients reporting the presence of a symptom at the assessment time point.
|Study Start Date:||April 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Procedure: Assessment of Therapy Complications
Ancillary studiesOther: Medical Chart Review
Other Name: Chart ReviewOther: Quality-of-Life Assessment
Other Name: Quality of Life AssessmentOther: Questionnaire Administration
I. To determine the prevalence and severity of patient-reported symptoms in patients with platinum-resistant ovarian, fallopian tube, and peritoneal cancers at study entry and at three and six months post-enrollment.
I. To explore the unmet needs of these women at study entry and at three and six months post-enrollment (Exploratory) II. To explore the overall quality-of-life (QOL) of these women at study entry and at three and six months post enrollment. (Exploratory) III. To explore the relationship between patient-reported symptoms and overall QOL, current cancer therapy (yes/no), and treatment responses (if on cancer therapy). (Exploratory)
OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study.
Patients complete the Needs at the End-of-Life Screening Tool (NEST), the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy - Ovarian (FACT-O), the FACIT-Fatigue Subscale (FACIT-F), the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) FACT Ovarian Symptom Index-18 (NFOSI-18), the FACT/GOG-AD subscale for ovarian cancer-related abdominal discomfort, and the FACT/GOG-Neurotoxicity (FACT/GOG-NTX) Scale quality-of-life questionnaires at baseline and at 3 and 6 months during office or clinic visits or via telephone or mail. Patients' demographic and therapy information, such as current age, ethnicity, marital status, employment status, prior chemotherapy regimens/cancer treatment, disease status (if available), performance status, patient care information, and current cancer therapy are also collected.
After completion of study participation, patients are followed up every 3 months for 2 years, every 6 months for 3 years, and then annually thereafter.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01372787
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|Principal Investigator:||Vivian von Gruenigen||NRG Oncology|