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A ProspectiveTrial Using Video Images in Advance Care Planning in Hospitalized Seriously Ill Patients With Advanced Cancer

The purpose of this study is to compare the decision making of hospitalized subjects with advanced cancer having a verbal discussion about CPR compared to subjects using a video.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Massachusetts General Hospital

Collaborator: Stanford University

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Behavioral: video decision aid




Inclusion Criteria:

   - Potential subjects will be identified by the research assistant. The specific
   eligibility criteria include:

      1. Over the age of 60

      2. The ability to provide informed consent

      3. The ability to communicate in English

      4. An established diagnosis of metastatic cancer with a prognosis of one year or
      less confirmed with the attending physician on service.

Ages Eligible for Study

21 Years - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Not Recruiting