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Brief Title: Addressing Barriers to Palliative Care Use in Bladder Cancer Through Better Understanding of Knowledge and Belief Development

Addressing Barriers to Palliative Care Use in Bladder Cancer Through Better Understanding of Knowledge and Belief Development

INTRODUCTION

  • Org Study ID: MCC-20809
  • Secondary ID: N/A
  • NTC ID: NCT04598724
  • Sponsor: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
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BRIEF SUMMARY

Investigators plan to establish an in-depth understanding of knowledge and beliefs about palliative care in advanced Bladder Cancer patients and their caregivers, and to identify factors associated with positive and negative experiences with palliative care services among those who have received them.

  • Overall Status
    Active, not recruiting
  • Start Date
    December 22, 2020
  • Phase
  • Study Type
    Observational

PRIMARY OUTCOMES

Primary Outcome 1 - Measure: Development of palliative care knowledge and beliefs

Primary Outcome 1 - Timeframe: 12 Months

Primary Outcome 2 - Measure: Proportion with accurate palliative care knowledge and beliefs

Primary Outcome 2 - Timeframe: 12 Months

CONDITION

  • Muscle-Invasive Bladder Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer Stage II
  • Bladder Cancer Stage III
  • Bladder Cancer Stage IV

ELIGIBILITY

Inclusion Criteria:
Eligibility for both patient and caregiver participants will include:

- age ≥18 years

- able to speak and read English

- cognitively able to participate in study tasks

- willing to participate in surveys, semi-structured interviews, and/or focus groups

- able to participate in either a Zoom meeting or phone interview

- able to complete an emailed or paper survey

- Patient Participants: a diagnosis of muscle-invasive or locally advanced bladder cancer (stages II-IV).
Exclusion Criteria:
Patients and caregivers will be excluded if unable to provide verbal or written consent

Gender: All

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: N/A

Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers

OFFICIAL INFORMATION

Name: Scott Gilbert, MD

Role: Principal Investigator

Affiliation: Moffitt Cancer Center

Overall Contact

Name: Scott Gilbert, MD

Phone: N/A

Email: N/A

LOCATION

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