Individualized Preoperative Rehabilitation Pilot
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||quality of life, complex gastrointestinal surgery|
|Treatment||interventions to improve preop qol/resilience deficits|
|Start date||March 2014|
|End date||June 2015|
|Trial size||20 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02082223, 13-005601|
A pilot to test feasibility of improving patient/caretaker quality of life and resilience.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||single group assignment|
|Primary purpose||supportive care|
time frame: 3 months post surgical
Male or female participants from 18 years up to 99 years old.
1. Patients who are being seen for pancreatic, esophageal, rectal or hepatic neoplastic disease, will undergo neo-adjuvant therapy and may require complex GI surgery and their care givers. 2. Are able and willing to participate in all aspects of the study; and 3. Have been provided with, understand the consent.
|Official title||Individualized Preoperative Rehabilitation (iPREHAB) Pilot|
|Principal investigator||Juliane Bingener-Casey, MD|
|Description||Our overall goal is to investigate if pre-operative interventions can address patients' and patients' care givers quality of life/resilience deficits and thus improve outcomes. This initial pilot study will test the feasibility of offering patients and their care givers prehabilitation interventions prior to complex gastrointestinal surgery such as pancreatectomy, esophagectomy, proctectomy, or hepatectomy.|
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