Assessment of Quality of Life, Prognostic Understanding, and Perceived Goals of Care in Patients with Leukemia

What is the purpose of this trial?

This is a descriptive study that will survey unmet psychosocial needs of patients with leukemia at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven. SPECIFIC AIMS Aim 1: To assess patient health-related quality of life. Aim 2: To assess patient understanding of prognosis and goals of care. Aim 3: To determine treating physician assessment of prognosis and primary goal of care. Aim 4: To determine patient-physician concordance regarding prognosis and primary goal of care. Aim 5: To categorize patients by clinical and demographic factors. Aim 6: To analyze the data obtained in Aims 1 through 5 to identify subgroups of leukemia patients who have unmet psychosocial needs.

Yale University School of Medicine

Start Date: 07/29/2015

End Date: 06/15/2018

Last Updated: 06/22/2018

Study HIC#: 1506015988

Get Involved

For more information about this study, contact:
Tehreem Babar
+1 203-373-4156

If you would prefer to contact a member of the Help us Discover team about this trial and other similar trials, please email or call 1-877-978-8348.

Trial Image


Kerin Bess Adelson

Principal Investigator