Multidisciplinary Education in Lung Cancer Patients Who Receiving Chemotherapy Treatment
Lung Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Lung Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Lung cancer, Chemotherapy, Multidisciplinary self care programme, Fatigue
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Name: multidisciplinary education programme Type: Behavioral
Name: standard education Type: Behavioral
Overall Status
Not yet recruiting
The purpose of this study is to compare the fatigue in lung cancer patients receiving chemotherapy treatment, between the education programme in self-care a multidisciplinary with the group who received standard care.
Detailed Description
Educate of self-care by Oncology nurses to relieve and prevent the fatigue of cancer chemotherapy, and provide the manual to read at home, take about 15 minutes. By using home exercise program, 30 minutes of physical education. Teaching and demonstration exercises of the muscles to breath and conservation of energy during exercise and record the exercise/walking diary, the nutritional education nutrition counseling, psychiatric assessment,self-care prevention of depression.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 65 Years
Minimum Age: 45 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

1. Aged 45-65 years.

2. Has been diagnosed lung cancer stages 3-4 must be chemotherapy is platinum-based, and had received chemotherapy for at least one time, must be in the range of 2-4 cycles of chemotherapy.

3. Performance status: ECOG 0-1

4. No problem hearing it.

5. Read and write Thai.

6. Be willing to cooperate in research. And signed a joint research

Exclusion Criteria:

1. The complications include: high fever, severe nausea and vomiting.

2. Injection drug use in diabetes treatment.

3. Ischemic heart disease with heart arrhythmia and the drug continuously.

4. Is unable to daily living. Caused by defects in movement, and severe osteoarthritis, muscle atrophy, paralysis or walking flat less than 10 meters.
Department of Chemotherapy Unit, Rajavithi Hospital
Bangkok, Thailand
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Kotchukorn Wangnum, Master - 66-89-5193419 -
Start Date
March 2012
Completion Date
December 2012
Rajavithi Hospital
Rajavithi Hospital
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