Experiences and Needs of Patients With a High-grade Glioma and Their Caregivers
Conditions
Brain Neoplasms, Primary Malignant
Conditions: official terms
Brain Neoplasms
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
The purpose of this study is to explore the experiences and needs of patients with a high-grade glioma and their caregivers. Semi-structured interviews with patients and caregivers will be conducted and analysed using Grounded-Theory approach.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Adults

- Patients with a primary high-grade glioma who are treated with chemo or were treated with chemo

- Caregivers of patients with a primary high-grade glioma who are treated with chemo or were treated with chemo

- Able to be interviewed

- Dutch

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients with cerebral metastases

- Patients and caregivers who withdraw their informed consent

- Emotionally and cognitive not being able to be interviewed
Location
UZ Leuven
Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium
Status: Recruiting
Start Date
February 2011
Sponsors
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
Source
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
Record processing date
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