Supportive care interventions for Multiple Myeloma

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
The N.C. Cancer Hospital, Chapel Hill, NCMultiple Myeloma+3 MoreSupportive care interventions - Other
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will help determine whether a systematic geriatric assessment can improve the care of older myeloma patients by identifying and addressing problems that could impact their cancer outcomes.

Eligible Conditions
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Multiple Disabilities

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

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Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3 months from enrollment

3 months from enrollment
European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Physical Function scores
Intervention attendance (feasibility)
Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Social Isolation score
Subject satisfaction with program (acceptability)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

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Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Supportive Care
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

40 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Supportive care interventions · No Placebo Group · N/A

Supportive Care
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Supportive care interventions · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 months from enrollment

Who is running the clinical trial?

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer CenterLead Sponsor
320 Previous Clinical Trials
82,258 Total Patients Enrolled
14 Trials studying Multiple Myeloma
21,345 Patients Enrolled for Multiple Myeloma
Conquer Cancer FoundationOTHER
14 Previous Clinical Trials
3,408 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Multiple Myeloma
90 Patients Enrolled for Multiple Myeloma
Christopher E Jensen, MDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 12 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a high level of anxiety according to a mental health assessment.
You are unable to complete the Timed Up and Go test or it takes you more than 14 seconds to complete it.
You have fallen once in the last 6 months.
You have poor vision.
You are 60 years or older and have been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, and you are receiving or planning to receive treatment for it.
You have difficulty hearing or have hearing loss.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the enrollment size of this clinical investigation?

"Affirmative. Data hosted on proves that the trial, which was originally posted on November 15th 2021 is actively enrolling patients. There are 40 positions available at a single medical facility." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there still opportunities available for individuals to join this trial?

"As per, this trial is actively looking for participants to join. It was initially posted on November 15th 2021 and the most recent update took place September 6th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.