CARES Intervention for Head and Neck Cancer

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Head and Neck Cancer+1 MoreCARES Intervention - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will see if the CARES intervention (Cancer Advocacy, Resources, Education and Support) can help improve treatment times for lung and head & neck cancer patients.

Eligible Conditions
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: From study start to study end (6 months)

Month 6
Patient Reported Outcomes
Quality of Care
Time to care

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Usual Care
1 of 2
CARES Intervention
1 of 2

Active Control

320 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: CARES Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Usual CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Usual Care · Intervention Types:
CARES Intervention
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: CARES Intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: from study start to study end (6 months)

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Cancer Institute (NCI)NIH
13,070 Previous Clinical Trials
41,128,794 Total Patients Enrolled
272 Trials studying Head and Neck Cancer
34,341 Patients Enrolled for Head and Neck Cancer
University of Colorado, DenverLead Sponsor
1,590 Previous Clinical Trials
1,926,858 Total Patients Enrolled
3 Trials studying Head and Neck Cancer
797 Patients Enrolled for Head and Neck Cancer

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 10 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are willing to comply with all study procedures and be available for the duration of the study.
You are male and female adults over 18 years old.
You reside in one of the rural counties served by one of the collaborating sites.