Yoga for Solid Tumor
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03728205|
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 2, 2018
Last Update Posted : November 2, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Solid Tumor, Adult||Behavioral: Yoga||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||A Pilot Study On The Effect Of Yoga On Fatigue, And Stress Levels In Solid Tumor Cancer Patients Undergoing Active Radiation Therapy|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||October 25, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 25, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 1, 2019|
- Behavioral: Yoga
Twice weekly yoga sessions for 12 weeks
- The feasibility of implementing Eischens yoga interventions for solid tumor cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy. This will be measured by the success rate of recruitment and retention for 10 subjects. [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Feasibility
- Effects on fatigue [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Examine the effect of yoga on cancer and radiation related fatigue during radiation therapy. We will use the BFI results both before, during and after radiation therapy.
- Effects on Stress Level [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]Examine the effect of yoga on cancer and radiation related fatigue during radiation therapy. We will use the NCCN Distress thermometer results both before, during and after radiation therapy.
- Long Term [ Time Frame: 17 months ]Examine the long term effect of yoga to be tested at the 6 months post radiation visit. We will use the BFI and distress thermometer to see if any positive results during yoga are sustained to the 6 month follow up visit.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03728205
|Contact: Kelly Farraday, MSfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Neha Vapiwala, MD||267-614-7588||Neha.Vapiwala@uphs.upenn.edu|