mHealth Coping Skills Training for Symptom Management (mCOPE) for Colorectal Cancer

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Colorectal CancermHealth Coping Skills Training for Symptom Management (mCOPE) - Behavioral
Eligibility
18 - 50
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is testing whether an app can help young and middle-aged colorectal cancer patients with pain, fatigue, and distress. The app would teach patients coping skills and provide personalized real-time feedback.

Eligible Conditions
  • Colorectal Cancer

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, post-intervention (up to 10 weeks post-intervention), 3-month, and 6-month: approximately 20 minutes each time.

Week 10
Change in Parenting Concerns
Change in Psychological Services
Change in Self-Efficacy for Symptom Management
Fatigue
Change in pain severity
Change in psychological distress
Change in quality of life

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Standard Care
1 of 2
mHealth Coping Skills Training for Symptom Management (mCOPE)
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

170 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: mHealth Coping Skills Training for Symptom Management (mCOPE) · No Placebo Group · N/A

mHealth Coping Skills Training for Symptom Management (mCOPE)
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: mHealth Coping Skills Training for Symptom Management (mCOPE) · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Standard CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Standard Care · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, post-intervention (up to 10 weeks post-intervention), 3-month, and 6-month: approximately 20 minutes each time.

Who is running the clinical trial?

Duke UniversityLead Sponsor
2,184 Previous Clinical Trials
3,211,036 Total Patients Enrolled
Sarah A Kelleher, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorDuke University
2 Previous Clinical Trials
80 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 50 · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have reported at least two of the following symptoms in the last 3 months: pain, fatigue and psychological distress.
You must be able to speak and read English.