Boston, Massachusetts 02215


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.


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



Primary Contact:

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

Theresa Jabaley, PhD, RN
Phone: 617-582-8037

Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Boston, Massachusetts 02215
United States

Theresa Jabaley, PhD, RN
Phone: 617-582-8037

Site Status: Recruiting

Data Source:

Date Processed: February 04, 2019

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