Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Quality of Life (SILKE)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2009 by University of Turku.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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University of Turku Identifier:
First received: January 5, 2009
Last updated: January 6, 2009
Last verified: January 2009

January 5, 2009
January 6, 2009
August 2008
September 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00818402 on Archive Site
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Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Quality of Life
Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer -Effects on Quality of Life and Symptom Control

The principal objective is to study clinical observations, symptoms and quality of life of non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients undergoing specific non-operative treatment for cancer, including chemotherapy and radiotherapy.

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Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Retention:   Samples With DNA

whole blood

Non-Probability Sample

The patients treated in the clinic of respiratory medicine in Turku, Finland

Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
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Non-small cell lung cancer patients
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
September 2011
September 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with verified NSCLC
  • after the NSCLC diagnosis has been confirmed prior to first chemotherapy or radiotherapy
  • Finnish speaking patients
  • aged 18 years or more
  • Written informed consent has to be signed

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients not consenting to participate in the study
  • patients not able to communicate sufficiently
  • cancer type is other than non-small-cell lung cancer
18 Years and older
Contact: Maria Silvoniemi, MD +358 50 3442175
MD Maria Silvoniemi, University of Turku
University of Turku
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University of Turku
January 2009

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