Video for Gliomas

M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Gliomas+2 More ConditionsVideo - Other
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial studies a customized video intervention to see if it can reduce anxiety for brain cancer patients undergoing radiation treatment and their caregivers.

Eligible Conditions
  • Grade III Glioma
  • Glioblastoma
  • Low Grade Glioma

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: From baseline to 2 weeks, 6 weeks, and 1 month post-RT

Month 1
Change in patient and caregiver S-Anxiety subscale score of the STAI and Distress Thermometer scores
Week 6
Month 1
Month 1
Changes in patient Distress Thermometer score and FACT-Br score
Month 1
Patient survey

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Arm II (standard of care)
1 of 2
Arm I (NIRS)
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

102 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Video · No Placebo Group · N/A

Arm I (NIRS)Experimental Group · 4 Interventions: Questionnaire Administration, Survey Administration, Video, Educational Intervention · Intervention Types: Other, Other, Other, Other
Arm II (standard of care)ActiveComparator Group · 2 Interventions: Questionnaire Administration, Educational Intervention · Intervention Types: Other, Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: from baseline to 2 weeks, 6 weeks, and 1 month post-rt

Who is running the clinical trial?

M.D. Anderson Cancer CenterLead Sponsor
2,849 Previous Clinical Trials
1,793,542 Total Patients Enrolled
2 Trials studying Gliomas
40 Patients Enrolled for Gliomas
National Cancer Institute (NCI)NIH
13,283 Previous Clinical Trials
41,235,296 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Gliomas
292 Patients Enrolled for Gliomas
Caroline ChungPrincipal InvestigatorM.D. Anderson Cancer Center
4 Previous Clinical Trials
172 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 0 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many people have been accepted as participants in this experiment?

"This is correct. As per information from, this medical experiment was first posted on June 5th 2019 and is still recruiting participants. 102 volunteers are expected to be enrolled at 1 particular location for the study's duration." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is this opportunity for participation still accessible?

"Affirmative. attests that this research study, initially posted on June 5th 2019, is presently recruiting participants. Approximately 102 volunteers must be enlisted from 1 medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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