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Lay Description

The goal of this study is to develop and pilot test a multi-communication approach to improve informed decision-making about cancer Clinical Trials (CTs) participation by increasing awareness of CTs and Mays Cancer Center (MCC) services (treatment care capacities, reputation and resources), positive attitudes towards CTs, self-efficacy and intentions to consider CTs as an appropriate treatment option for cancer (intention to participate) among patients attending the MCC (clinic-based setting) and the general public in selected Bexar County areas (community-based settings).

Category

  • Cancers and Other Neoplasms
IRB Number
20180283HU
NCT Number
NCT03820687
Open to Enrollment
Yes

Eligibility

Eligible Ages
Over 18 Years
Eligible Genders
All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

Inclusion Criteria

  • Newly diagnosed cancer patients attending any of the clinics at the MCC
  • Patients who have not had a consultation with their doctor to discuss treatment options
  • Patients who have not participated in a Clinical Trial before
  • English or Spanish speaking
  • Able to provide informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

  • Younger than 18 years
  • Patients who have already had a consultation with their doctor to discuss treatment options
  • Patients who have participated in a Clinical Trial before
  • Unable to provide informed consent

Study Design

Arm Groups

Study Contact


Regulatory Point of Contact
Patricia Chalela
+1 (210) 562-6513
chalela@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Vivian Cortez
(210) 567-0836
cortezv1@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Anna Moreno
(210) 567-0836
morenoa3@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Amelie Ramirez
(210) 562-6500
ramirezag@uthscsa.edu

Local Recruitment Point of Contact
Patricia Chalela
+1 (210) 562-6513
chalela@uthscsa.edu

Local Recruitment Point of Contact
Vivian Cortez
(210) 567-0836
cortezv1@uthscsa.edu

Overall Recruitment Point of Contact
Anna Moreno
(210) 567-0836
morenoa3@uthscsa.edu

Principal Investigator
Amelie Ramirez