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

Not Recruiting

Trial ID: NCT01527331


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 Investigator(s)

Kavitha Ramchandran
Kavitha Ramchandran

Clinical Professor, Medicine - Oncology


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.


behavioral: video decision aid

Not Recruiting

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

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