Clinical Trial

Medical Physics Communication of Cancer Patient Care

Study Description

Medical Physics Direct Patient Care for the Improvement of Patient Understanding of Care

This phase II trial studies how well medical physics direct patient care works in improving patients' understanding of their cancer treatment. Providing direct physicist-patient interactions and answering patients' questions about their cancer treatment may help patients to understand the care and therefore reduce anxiety and distress during treatment.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

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

Informational Intervention

Receive printed materials

Counseling

Receive direct physicist interactions to describe the technical aspects of the treatment

Questionnaire Administration

Ancillary studies

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Medical Physics Direct Patient Care Initiative - Communication Intervention Study Protocol

Clinical Trial ID

NCT04266522

ParticipAid ID

bo2DAa