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An Epidemiological Survey of Cancer-related Fatigue Among Taiwanese Cancer Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02376894
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 3, 2015
Last Update Posted : January 10, 2018
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
National Taiwan University Hospital
Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital
Tri-Service General Hospital
Changhua Christian Hospital
National Cheng-Kung University Hospital
Chung Shan Medical University
Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital.
Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
Taipei Medical University Hospital
Taipei Medical University Shuang Ho Hospital
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
China Medical University Hospital
Mackay Memorial Hospital
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Chiayi Christian Hospital
Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation
Taichung Tzu Chi Hospital
Chi Mei Medical Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Taiwan Cancer Palliative Medicine

Brief Summary:
The aim of this study is to examine the prevalence, severity, impacts and managements of CRF among Taiwanese cancer patients.

Condition or disease
Cancer

Detailed Description:
The cross-sectional survey is conducted at oncology inpatients unit and outpatients clinics of hospitals in Taiwan. Furthermore, the results will elucidate not only the epidemiology of CRF in Taiwan, but will supply physicians with more understanding about CRF, and help them to enhance the quality on cancer care to being perfected in the future.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 1211 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: An Epidemiological Survey of Cancer-related Fatigue Among Taiwanese Cancer Patients
Actual Study Start Date : February 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2015

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Fatigue




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cancer-related fatigue evaluation [ Time Frame: 30 minuts ]
    ICD-10 Fatigue Criteria,Brief Fatigue Inventory-Taiwan Form

  2. Symptoms and Quality of Life Assessments [ Time Frame: 15 minutes ]
    FACT-G7



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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
cancer patient
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • (1) Patients who signed the informed consent form
  • (2) The age of eligible patients should be > 20 years old.
  • (3) Inpatients or outpatients who have been given a diagnosis of cancer
  • (4) Able to communicate verbally and completely fill out the questionnaires

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have been given a diagnosis of cognitive impairment are unable to complete the questionnaires

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Locations
Taiwan
Taipei Medical University Hospital
Taipei, Taiwan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Taiwan Cancer Palliative Medicine
National Taiwan University Hospital
Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital
Tri-Service General Hospital
Changhua Christian Hospital
National Cheng-Kung University Hospital
Chung Shan Medical University
Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital.
Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
Taipei Medical University Hospital
Taipei Medical University Shuang Ho Hospital
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
China Medical University Hospital
Mackay Memorial Hospital
Far Eastern Memorial Hospital
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Chiayi Christian Hospital
Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation
Taichung Tzu Chi Hospital
Chi Mei Medical Hospital

Responsible Party: Taiwan Cancer Palliative Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02376894     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CRF-TSCPM01
First Posted: March 3, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 10, 2018
Last Verified: January 2018

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fatigue
Signs and Symptoms