Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
10/10/2002
Date assigned
10/10/2002
Last edited
05/10/2007
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr A Molassiotis

ORCID ID

Contact details

Nethersole School of Nursing
Chinese University of Hong Kong
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-
Hong Kong

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

811006

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Breast cancer

Intervention

PMRT 1 hour prior to chemotherapy administration and daily thereafter for another 5 days (total of 6 PMRT sessions). Each session lasts for 25 minutes followed by 5 minutes of imagery techniques.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/1999

Overall trial end date

01/01/2001

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Patients diagnosed with breast cancer and have no exposure to cytotoxic chemotherapeutic agent prior to the study (chemotherapy-naive)
2. Females between the age of 18 - 70 years
3. Clinical indication to receive adriamycin with cyclophosphamide (AC) as adjuvant or salvage chemotherapy for treatment of breast cancer
4. Able to read and write Chinese
5. Agree to sign the informed consent

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/1999

Recruitment end date

01/01/2001

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Hong Kong

Trial participating centre

Nethersole School of Nursing
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-
Hong Kong

Sponsor information

Organisation

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (China)

Sponsor details

Health Welfare and Food Bureau
Government Secretariat
HKSAR
20th floor Murray Building
Garden Road
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-
Hong Kong
+852 (0)2973 8288
hsrf@hwfb.gov.hk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.fhb.gov.hk/grants/english/funds/funds_hhsrf/funds_hhsrf_abt/funds_hhsrf_abt.html

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=pubmed&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=11904789

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Molassiotis A, Yung HP, Yam BM, Chan FY, Mok TS, The effectiveness of progressive muscle relaxation training in managing chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in Chinese breast cancer patients: a randomised controlled trial., Support Care Cancer, 2002, 10, 3, 237-246, doi: 10.1007/s00520-001-0329-9.

Additional files

Editorial Notes