Palliative Care studies

Our researchers and clinicians conduct studies of services designed to relieve pain and symptoms and to improve quality of life for people with serious illnesses. We are testing the dissemination of a palliative care intervention for cancer patients and their caregivers, and have examined questions related to patient access to palliative care services.

Translation of a Lung Cancer Palliative Care Intervention for Clinical Practice

The purpose of this study is to test the dissemination of a Palliative Care Intervention (PCI) for patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and their primary family caregivers (FCG)

Principal Investigator:

Huong Q. Nguyen, PhD, RN

Funding Source:

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Funding Years:

2014 - 2018