This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions cancer, fatigue
Sponsor Medical Center Alkmaar
Start date January 2006
End date July 2006
Trial size 90 participants
Trial identifier NCT00261534, M05-057


The purpose of this study is to examine the degree of fatigue in patients receiving chemotherapy. Special interest goes out to the course of fatigue throughout five treatments and the actions taken by patients to reduce this fatigue.The correlation between fatigue and haemoglobin will also be subject of study.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model defined population
Time perspective longitudinal

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants at least 18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Diagnosis of cancer requiring chemotherapy treatment Exclusion Criteria: - Pregnancy - Psychological illness - Life expectancy less than three months - Lack of basic proficiency in Dutch

Additional Information

Official title Outcomes Research on the Course of Cancer Related Fatigue Throughout Five Chemotherapy Treatments
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in September 2006.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Medical Center Alkmaar.