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Early Palliative Care in Advanced Lung and Gastrointestinal Malignancies

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Non-small Cell Lung Cancer|Small Cell Lung Cancer|Mesothelioma|Esophageal Cancer|Gastric Cancer|Liver Cancer|Pancreatic Cancer

Estimated Enrollment: 350

Age Group: 18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)

Gender: All

Study Type: Interventional

Study Design Allocation: Allocation: Randomized|Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment|Masking: No masking|Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Study ID Numbers: 10-434

Study First Received: July 20, 2011

Last Updated: February 2, 2017

Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2016


Primary Outcome Measures:

Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (Quality of life measure)|Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (Mood)|Prognostic Understanding|Family Caregiver Quality of Life (SF-36)|Family Caregiver Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (Mood)|Family Caregiver Prognostic Understanding|Resource utilization at the end of life (EOL)|Health Care Costs|Code Status Documentation|Coping (Brief Cope)|FACT-Lung|FACT-hepatobiliary and FACT-espophageal

Sponsors and Collaborators:

Massachusetts General Hospital

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