Quality of Life Following Radical Prostatectomy
Conditions
Prostatic Neoplasms - Prostate Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Prostatic Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Quality of Life
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
This study will utilize the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite questionnaire to learn what impact the surgery has upon the participant's sense of health, sexual and urinary quality of life.
Detailed Description
To define impact on quality of life issues for patients undergoing radical prostatectomy. This study will distribute a questionnaire to patients who are being scheduled for radical prostatectomy, both before and after surgery, to assess the impact on quality of life issues. This will provide important information regarding the temporal return of issues pertaining to quality of life.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Male
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients scheduled to undergo radical prostatectomy at Stanford

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients treated with neoadjuvant or adjuvant hormonal therapy or radiation therapy
Location
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Ida Bezabeh, MS - 650-725-8057 - ibezabeh@stanford.edu
Start Date
September 2002
Completion Date
December 2017
Sponsors
Stanford University
Source
Stanford University
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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