MDACC Study No:2007-0825 ( NCT No: Not Applicable Clinical Trial)
Title:Biobehavioral Effects of Qigong During Rectal and/or Anal or Prostate Cancer Treatment
Principal Investigator:Lorenzo Cohen
Treatment Agent:None
Study Status:Closed
Study Description:The goal of this behavioral research study is to learn if taking part in a
qigong program (a movement-based therapy of breathing and imagery to help
reduce stress) helps to improve the quality of life, including both physical
and psychological well-being, of people who are being treated for rectal and/or
anal or prostate. Researchers also want to learn if a qigong program helps to
lower emotional distress.
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Disease Group:Anus; Prostate; Rectum
Phase of Study:N/A
Treatment Agents:None
Treatment Location:Only at MDACC
Estimated Length of Stay in Houston:NA
Supported By:National Cancer Institute
Return Visit:21; baseline + 3 x week for 6 weeks + 2 follow ups
Home Care:NA

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Physician Name:Lorenzo Cohen
Dept:Behavioral Science
For Clinical Trial Enrollment:713-745-4260
For General Questions about Clinical Trials:800-392-1611 (in U.S.A.) 713-792-6161 (outside U.S.A.)

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