Treatment for Sleep

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This phase II/III trial examines how a sleep enhancement intervention, including the use of wearable digital vital sign monitoring device (ViSi), affects the quality of life of cancer patients receiving acute care. Sleep enchancement interventions may improve the quality of life of patients with cancer due to fewer interruptions at night during hospital stays.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: through study completion, an average of 1 year

Year 1
Quality of Life Questionnaires (EuroQol Group EQ-5D)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

2 of 3
This is further along than 68% of similar trials

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

700 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Treatment · No Placebo Group · Phase 2 & 3

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: through study completion, an average of 1 year
Closest Location: MD Anderson Cancer Center · Houston, TX
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2004First Recorded Clinical Trial
2 TrialsResearching Sleep
521 CompletedClinical Trials

Who is running the clinical trial?

M.D. Anderson Cancer CenterLead Sponsor
2,772 Previous Clinical Trials
1,794,512 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Sleep
188 Patients Enrolled for Sleep
Vijaya Gottumukkala, MDPrincipal InvestigatorM.D. Anderson Cancer Center
1 Previous Clinical Trials
59 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are an adult patient (aged 18 years or older) and are able to complete the consent and survey materials.
You must be admitted to the hospital for at least 3 nights.
Patients will be included in the study if they are using pharmacological sleep aids.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 9th, 2021

Last Reviewed: August 12th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.