Lay Description

This investigation is designed to be a two-arm, non-randomized prospective phase 2 study evaluating the impact of medical physicist patient intervention on the anxiety level and patient satisfaction of patients undergoing a course of radiation therapy.  Our goal is to demonstrate that these interventions will have a significantly positive impact on the overall well-being of our oncology patients


  • Cancers and Other Neoplasms
  • Other Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs
IRB Number
NCT Number registration not required
Open to Enrollment


Eligible Ages
Between 18 and 0
Eligible Genders
Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion Criteria

Patients receiving treatment in the outpatient setting.

Patients with an Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Performance Status (ECOG PS) 0, 1, or 2. 

Exclusion Criteria

Patients receiving a single fraction of treatment.

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Study Design

Arm Groups

Study Contact

Frances Crawford
(210) 450-5037

Sonia Creighton
(210) 450-1366

Myrna Montenegro
(210) 450-5954

Courtney Nichols
(210) 450-1794

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Regulatory Staff

Kathleen Rodriguez
(210) 450-1365

Pia Ashley Roperes
(210) 450-5626

Benjamin Schleif
(210) 450-1366

Morgan Seekatz
(210) 450-1133

Timothy Wagner
(210) 450-6496

Timothy Wagner
(210) 450-6496

Principal Investigator
Timothy Wagner