PaRTNer - Quality of Life in Head and Neck Cancer

What is the Purpose of this Study?

If you choose to join this study, you will:
- Be asked to complete quality of life questionnaires before the start of your treatment and at 3 months and 6 months after treatment is finished.
-- The questionnaires will ask you for information such as your family, marital status, work status, educational level, symptoms and quality of life, your financial health and actual costs of cancer care.
- Be willing to spend about 20 minutes to complete the questionnaires.
- Be involved in the study for about 8 months.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Head and Neck cancer

Who Can Participate in this Study?

Adults who:

- Are able to read and write in English

- Are diagnosed with head and neck cancer

- Have a cancer treatment plan that includes radiation therapy or radiation therapy and chemotherapy

Age Group
Participating Institutions

What is Involved?

We are doing this study to understand how out of pocket costs and financial stress may affect symptoms and quality of life in patients treated for head and neck cancer.

Study Details

Full Title
PaRTNer: Patient Reported Outcomes and Financial Toxicity in Head and Neck Cancer A Pilot, Survey Based Study
Principal Investigator
Yvonne Mowery
Butler Harris Assistant Professor in Radiation Oncology

Protocol Number

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