Quality of Life Assessment in Cancer Research

Locations
Medical School, University of Birmingham
Category
Medical and Dental Sciences
Date(s)
Thursday 17th November 2011 (10:00-16:15)
Contact

Karen Biddle
0121 414 6774
k.biddle@bham.ac.uk

 

or
Karen Doyle
0121 414 6788
k.doyle@bham.ac.uk 

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Description

 

Quality of Life Assessment in Cancer Research

2nd Training day for research nurses, clinicians, data managers, trialco-ordinators

organized by Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit and MRC Midland Hub forTrials Methodology Research

Highlights

• Defining QoL assessments

• Measuring QoL during a clinical trial

• Analyzing and reporting QoL

• Practicalities of collecting QoL information/questionnaires

• Using QoL data in patient decisions: nurse and clinical views

• Ethics of QoL assessments in clinical trials

• NICE perspective