Telephone Support Program for Lung Cancer Patients and Their Family Caregivers
Lung Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Lung Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
lung cancer, family caregiving, behavioral intervention, counseling, symptom management
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Name: Telephone counseling Type: Behavioral
Name: Education Type: Behavioral
Overall Status
The goal of this project is to examine the physical and psychological health benefits of a novel, telephone-delivered symptom management intervention for advanced lung cancer patients and their family caregivers.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Clinical diagnosis of lung cancer

- Must be able to speak and read English

Exclusion Criteria:

- No working phone service

- Does not have a family caregiver
Eskenazi Hospital
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Status: Recruiting
Indiana University Simon Cancer Center
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Status: Recruiting
Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Status: Recruiting
Start Date
March 2013
Completion Date
August 2015
Indiana University
Indiana University
Record processing date processed this data on July 28, 2015 page