Boston, Massachusetts 02215


Purpose:

This research study is evaluating the use of a binder of educational materials with nurse teaching to prepare patients for chemotherapy


Study summary:

This research study is being done to investigate the feasibility of providing a binder of educational materials with nurse-led instruction in preparing pancreatic and colorectal cancer patients at Dana Farber for chemotherapy. The investigators want to evaluate whether the binder is helpful and usable for patients; and its effect on knowledge.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Able to read, write, and converse in English. - 18 years or older - Scheduled for a new chemotherapy start (intravenous) to treat adenocarcinoma of the pancreas or colorectal cancer Exclusion Criteria: - Enrolled in a clinical trial for chemotherapy - Major psychological diagnoses that would limit participation


NCT ID:

NCT03576872


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Theresa Jabaley, PhD, RN
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Theresa Jabaley, PhD, RN
Phone: 617-582-8037
Email: Theresa_jabaley@dfci.harvard.edu


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Boston, Massachusetts 02215
United States

Theresa Jabaley, PhD, RN
Phone: 617-582-8037
Email: Theresa_jabaley@dfci.harvard.edu

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: February 04, 2019

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