Audiovisual Intervention- Cancer Clinical Trials Education for Prostate Cancer

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Columbia University Irving Medical Center- Department of Radiation Oncology, New York, NY
Prostate Cancer+2 More
Audiovisual Intervention- Cancer Clinical Trials Education - Other
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

The study aims to develop educational media interventions to prepare Latinx Spanish-speaking radiation oncology patients for a course of breast or prostate cancer radiation therapy and to foster receptivity and informed decision-making around cancer clinical trial participation.

Eligible Conditions

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: following completion of RT (4-6 weeks from enrollment for breast cancer, 4-9 weeks for prostate cancer), for up to 5 years

Week 4
Radiation Therapy (RT) Knowledge Questionnaire
Week 12
Clinical Trials Perceptivity Questionnaire
Week 9
Radiation Therapy (RT) Satisfaction Questionnaire
Year 5
Clinical trial enrollment
Week 6
Radiation Therapy (RT) Adherence Score

Trial Safety

Trial Design

4 Treatment Groups

Written Brochure- Cancer Clinical Trials
1 of 4
Written Brochure- Radiation Therapy Education
1 of 4
Audiovisual Intervention- Cancer Clinical Trials
1 of 4
Audiovisual Intervention- Radiation Therapy Education
1 of 4
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

240 Total Participants · 4 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Audiovisual Intervention- Cancer Clinical Trials Education · No Placebo Group · N/A

Audiovisual Intervention- Cancer Clinical Trials
Other
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Audiovisual Intervention- Cancer Clinical Trials Education · Intervention Types: Other
Audiovisual Intervention- Radiation Therapy Education
Other
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Audiovisual Intervention- Radiation Therapy Education · Intervention Types: Other
Written Brochure- Cancer Clinical Trials
Other
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: NCI Taking Part in Cancer Research Studies Brochure · Intervention Types: Other
Written Brochure- Radiation Therapy Education
Other
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: ASTRO Radiation Therapy for Breast or Prostate Cancer Brochure · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: following completion of rt (4-6 weeks from enrollment for breast cancer, 4-9 weeks for prostate cancer), for up to 5 years

Trial Background

Prof. Lisa A. Kachnic, Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Principal Investigator
Columbia University
Closest Location: Columbia University Irving Medical Center- Department of Radiation Oncology · New York, NY
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N/AFirst Recorded Clinical Trial
1 TrialsResearching Prostate Cancer
0 CompletedClinical Trials

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are of Latinx background as defined by the U.S
You are currently undergoing treatment for breast or prostate cancer, or recently been treated.

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.