Purpose

To document levels of labor force participation, occupation, educational attainment, and financial toxicity following cancer treatment in YA cancer survivors aged 25-34 years.

Condition

Eligibility

Eligible Ages
Between 25 Years and 34 Years
Eligible Genders
All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

Inclusion Criteria

  • >= 2 to < 10 years post-cancer diagnosis (per diagnostic pathology report)
  • Diagnosed with first cancer (any type except types listed in

Exclusion Criteria

below) at age >= 15 years

- Ability to understand and willingness to sign a written informed consent document

- Must be able to read and understand English

Exclusion Criteria:

- Currently receiving active cancer treatment (acceptable to be on maintenance or hormonal therapies)

- Life expectancy less than 6 months

- Precancerous or pre invasive conditions (myelodysplastic syndrome; carcinoma in situ; non-melanoma skin cancer) without progression to malignancy without another prior primary cancer diagnosis; (those who have had these conditions may participate IF they have a primary cancer diagnosis)

- Non-Hispanic Whites (effective 11/01/2018)

Study Design

Phase
Study Type
Observational
Observational Model
Cohort
Time Perspective
Cross-Sectional

Arm Groups

ArmDescriptionAssigned Intervention
Observational Participants complete a Current Medical Conditions Form, the CogState web-based cognitive assessment, and a Self-Report Questionnaire administration over 45-60 minutes containing measures of work ability and other work-related measures, cognitive, physical, and psychosocial symptoms, and characteristics of workplace environment. Self-report measures of individual and family characteristics, resources, and demands are also included.
  • Procedure: Cognitive Assessment
    Complete CogState
  • Other: Questionnaire Administration
    Complete Self-Report Questionnaire

Recruiting Locations

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas 78229
Contact:
Site Public Contact
210-450-3800
phoresearchoffice@uthscsa.edu

More Details

NCT ID
NCT03148080
Status
Recruiting
Sponsor
Wake Forest University Health Sciences

Study Contact

Tammy Vogler, RN
(336) 713-6907
NCORP@wakehealth.edu

Detailed Description

This observational, cross-sectional study will recruit 220 analyzable YA survivors through the Wake Forest National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Research Base (WF NCORP RB). Data will be collected using a web-based interface and will capture physical, psychosocial and cognitive late effects; work ability; work-related outcomes, including labor force participation, occupation, work place characteristics, and educational attainment; survivor characteristics; and cancer diagnosis/treatment information (from clinical records). We will evaluate the relationships among these measures using the theoretical framework to guide statistical analysis.

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