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Brain Tumor Treatment Satisfaction Survey

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2009 by Methodist Healthcare.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Methodist Healthcare Identifier:
First received: November 13, 2007
Last updated: September 17, 2009
Last verified: September 2009
Patients with recent diagnosis and treatment of a brain tumor will complete a short questionnaire concerning the patient's quality of life and emotional state since receiving treatment. Caregivers will complete a one-page questionnaire concerning the patient's quality of life and emotional state since receiving treatment.

Brain Tumors

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Treatment Satisfaction Survey for Brain Tumor Patients and Their Caregivers

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Further study details as provided by Methodist Healthcare:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall satisfaction and emotional impact of treatments in patients who have undergone therapy(s)for brain tumors. [ Time Frame: (greater than or equal to 3 months) from first treatment for brain tumor ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Observational data about the treatment course and emotional well-being of the brain tumor patient as provided by the caregiver. [ Time Frame: (Greater than or equal to 3 months) from first treatment for brain tumor ]

Estimated Enrollment: 700
Study Start Date: June 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2009
Brain tumor patients
Caregivers of brain tumor patients


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Brain tumor patients and their caregivers

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are between 3 months and one year out from treatment for their brain tumor
  • Karnofsky Performance Status (KPS) >= 60
  • Age 18 years or over, any gender, any race
  • "patient caregivers will be individuals who provide the most day-to-day care for their respective brain tumor patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No exclusions
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00557375

Contact: Michael DeCuypere, BS

United States, Tennessee
Methodist University Hospital Recruiting
Memphis, Tennessee, United States, 38104
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey M. Sorenson, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Methodist Healthcare
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey M. Sorenson, MD Methodist Healthcare
  More Information

Responsible Party: Jeffrey Sorenson, MD, Methodist Healthcare Identifier: NCT00557375     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MHIRB 2007-036
Study First Received: November 13, 2007
Last Updated: September 17, 2009

Keywords provided by Methodist Healthcare:
Brain Tumors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Brain Neoplasms
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Nervous System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017