Clinical Trial

Intervention for Sleep Disturbance in HCT Survivors

Study Description

Intervention for Sleep Disturbance in HCT Survivors

The purpose of this study is to: To test a new intervention for sleep disturbance among hematopoietic cell transplant survivors. About 50 hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) survivors will participate in this intervention. Preliminary Steps: To conduct qualitative interviews with patients, caregivers, and clinicians regarding sleep disturbance in hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) survivors and on preferences for a new mHealth intervention for sleep disturbance. About 30 individuals (10 HCT survivors, 10 caregivers and 5-10 clinicians) will participate in this part of the study.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

mHealth Stepped-care Intervention

Test of the feasibility and acceptability of an mHealth stepped-care intervention for sleep disturbance in HCT survivors, to compare with the control group.

Educational Control Condition

General health education for cancer survivors provided in NCI booklets entitled Facing Forward: Life After Cancer Treatment and Coping With Advanced Cancer.

Questionnaire

After the intervention, participants will be asked to complete a questionnaire to provide feedback on the intervention.

Interview

Qualitative interviews will be gathered after the participants have completed participation in the new intervention to gather data to inform future refinements of the intervention.

Qualitative Interviews

To conduct qualitative interviews with patients, caregivers, and clinicians regarding sleep disturbance in HCT survivors and on preferences for a new mHealth intervention for sleep disturbance. Separate panels of 10 HCT survivors, 10 caregivers who were the primary caregiver of an HCT survivor during or after the inpatient HCT hospitalization, and 5-10 HCT clinicians will be recruited for individual qualitative interviews via telephone or in person.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Developing and Testing an mHealth Stepped-Care Intervention for Sleep Disturbance in HCT Survivors

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03537963

ParticipAid ID

DbDM6d