Post-treatment Care of Breast Cancer Survivors
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00821288|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 13, 2009
Last Update Posted : June 19, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Breast Neoplasm||Behavioral: Survivorship Intervention Behavioral: Facing Forward||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||140 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Post-treatment Care of Breast Cancer Survivors|
|Actual Study Start Date :||July 2007|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2013|
Experimental: Survivorship Intervention
Latina and Caucasian breast cancer survivors treated in an urban academic medical center receiving Survivorship Intervention
Behavioral: Survivorship Intervention
Survivorship Consultation is a one hour consultation in a survivorship clinic. The consultation will be performed by a nurse practitioner under the supervision of a medical oncologist. The consultation will result in a detailed written document outlining the individuals "Survivorship Prescription" including treatment summary, surveillance recommendations, risk for late-effects, cancer screening recommendations, genetic risk, and life style recommendations. This written document will be provided to the patient and her treating physician. In addition, referrals will be made to appropriate adjunct services as needed (e.g. psychologist, nutritionist, social worker).
Other Name: Survivorship Prescription
Active Comparator: Facing Forward
Latina and Caucasian breast cancer survivors treated in an urban academic medical center receiving Survivorship Intervention Facing Forward: Life after Cancer Treatment manual
Behavioral: Facing Forward
Facing Forward: Life after Cancer Treatment is a guide for people who were treated for cancer published by the NCI. It is a 24-page manual that summarized many key issues of interest to cancer survivors during the re-entry phase, and contains sections on medical care after treatment, symptoms after treatment, feelings after treatment, social relationships after cancer treatment, and dealing with practical matters such as insurance and employment. The manual is available in English and Spanish. This will be given at the time of registration and the table of contents will be reviewed with the patient.
Other Name: Life after Cancer Treatment manual
- Change in FACIT-TS questionnaire score [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 months ]This is designed to measure change in positive health related behavior.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00821288
|United States, New York|
|Columbia Unviersity Medical Center|
|New York, New York, United States, 10032|
|Principal Investigator:||Dawn L Hershman, MD||Columbia University|