Study That Examines the Mental and Behavioral Outcomes in Younger Patients With Cancer

November 22, 2017

Neuropsychological, Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Outcomes in Children with Cancer

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: El-Shami, Jessica; Francois, Laetitia Claire; Spinelli, Jennifer; Leffin, Melissa

  • IRB No: ALTE07C1

    Protocol Abbrev: ALTE07C1

    Principal Investigator: Vincent F. Giusti, MD

    Age Group: Pediatric

    Secondary Protocol No: ALTE07C1

    Treatment: Procedure: psychosocial assessment and care Procedure: cognitive assessment Other: quality-of-life assessment Other: questionnaire administration

    ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT00772200

  • Objective

    This research trial studies neuropsychological (learning, remembering or thinking) and behavioral testing in younger patients with cancer.

  • Key Eligibility

    Eligibility

    Ages Eligible for Study: 1 Month to 21 Years
    Genders Eligible for Study: Both
    Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
    Sampling Method: Non-Probability Sample

    Study Population

    Patients on COG Phase III clinical trials.

    Criteria


    Inclusion Criteria:
    •  The patient must be currently be enrolled or plan to be enrolled on a COG therapeutic study that aims to examine neuropsychological, social, emotional, and/or behavioral functioning
    •  The patient must have receptive and expressive English language skills