Impact of Nutrition and Swallowing Function of Head and Neck Cancer Patients During the Course of Treatment
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01184027|
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (The study did not receive funding.)
First Posted : August 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 23, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Head and Neck Cancer Surgery Nutrition Swallowing||Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing counseling Behavioral: G-tube/swallowing intervention Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing intervention|
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||0 participants|
|Official Title:||Impact of Nutrition and Swallowing Function in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Head and Neck Cancer Patients During the Course of Treatment|
|Study Start Date :||October 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 2011|
patients will receive G-tube/nutritional and swallowing intervention. As per patient needs
Behavioral: G-tube/swallowing intervention
Patient will have active swallowing intervention with an SLP
Other Name: Group 1
G-tube/ad lib dietary and swallowing counseling. Current standard of care.
Patients will receive active nutrition and swallowing intervention based on patients caloric and swallowing needs.
Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing intervention
Patient will have active (daily) nutrition and swallowing intervention based on patients individual needs.
Other Name: Group 3
Patients will have ad lib dietary intake with general nutrition and swallowing counseling.
Behavioral: nutrition /swallowing counseling
general nutrition and swalling information
Other Name: Group 4
- nutrition status [ Time Frame: 6 months ]evaluation of caloric intake
- swallowing function [ Time Frame: 6 months ]maintenance of swallowing function
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01184027
|University of Alberta Hospital (Otolaryngology)|
|Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2B7|
|Principal Investigator:||Catherine A Kubrak, PhD||University of Alberta|