Randomized Trial of a Supportive Care Mobile Application to Improve Symptoms, Coping, and Quality of Life in Patients with Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

Protocol # :
Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
Quality of Life
Coping Skills
Disease Sites
Principal Investigator
Greer, Joseph

Trial Description

This research study is looking at the role of a supportive care mobile app in improving
symptoms, coping skills, and quality of life in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.

Eligibility Requirements

Inclusion Criteria:

- Age >18 years

- Diagnosed with unresectable Stage III or IV NSCLC in the past twelve weeks and
receiving care with palliative intent (per clinician documentation in the electronic
health record)

- Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Performance Status = 0-3

- Plan to receive oncology care at one of the participating study sites

- Ability to read and respond to questions in English

Exclusion Criteria:

- Significant uncontrolled psychiatric disorder (e.g., psychotic disorder, bipolar
disorder, major depression) or other co-morbid disease (e.g., dementia, cognitive
impairment), which the treating oncology clinician reports would prohibit the ability
to participate in study procedures