A Study With Health Educational Material on Health Promotion in Cancer Survivors

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified September 2009 by National Cancer Center, Korea.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by:
National Cancer Center, Korea
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: July 28, 2009
Last updated: February 25, 2010
Last verified: September 2009
The purpose of this study is to provide educational material to promote screening for second primary cancer for the intervention group, or educational material to instruct appropriate use of dietary supplement for the control group.

Condition Intervention Phase
Stomach Cancer
Colon Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Breast Cancer
Behavioral: Brochure of Secondary Cancer Screening
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: A Randomized Controlled Trial on the Effect of Intervention With Health Educational Material on Knowledge, Attitude, and Behavior in Cancer Survivors

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by National Cancer Center, Korea:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Screening behavior for second primary cancer [ Time Frame: After 1 yr ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Knowledge and attitudes of Secondary cancer screening and dietary supplement [ Time Frame: In 2 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 326
Study Start Date: August 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: November 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Photonovella of Secondary Cancer Screening Behavioral: Brochure of Secondary Cancer Screening
One kind of printed educational material
Active Comparator: Photonovella of Dietary Suppelment of Cancer survivor Behavioral: Brochure of Secondary Cancer Screening
One kind of printed educational material


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age >=18, <80
  • Cancer survivors (pathologically confirmed)
  • Finished primary treatment (surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy)
  • >= 1 year from cancer diagnosis
  • No evidence of recurrence, metastasis, and second primary cancer
  • No evidence of hereditary cancer
  • ECOG 0,1,2
  • Ability in reading Korean educational material

Exclusion Criteria:

  • ECOG 3,4
  • Disagree with the investigators study purpose
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00948337

Korea, Republic of
National Cancer Center
Goyang, Gyeonggi, Korea, Republic of, 410-769
Samsung Medical Center
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 135-710
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Cancer Center, Korea
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: National Cancer Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00948337     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NCS-09-266 
Study First Received: July 28, 2009
Last Updated: February 25, 2010
Health Authority: Korea: Ministry for Health and Welfare

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomach Neoplasms
Thyroid Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Endocrine System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 26, 2016