Official Title
A Prospective Cohort Study Investigating Oncology-patient-reported Anxiety, Mood, and Quality of Life During the COVID-19 Pandemic (ONCOVID Trial)
Brief Summary

ONCOVID is a prospective cohort study investigating oncology-patient-reported anxiety, mood, and quality of life during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants complete a survey consisting of sociodemographic information and self-administered questionnaires (COVID-19 Peritraumatic Distress Index, Depression Anxiety Stress Scale-21, and WHO Quality of Life-BREF). Data collection occurs at baseline and follow-up surveys are performed after 6, 12, and 24 weeks.

Active, not recruiting
Cancer

Other: Survey administration
Covid-19 Peritraumatic Distress Index, Depression Anxiety Stress Scale-21, WHO Quality of Life-BREF
Cancer patients

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- ≥ 18 years of age

- Histologically confirmed cancer

- Receive systemic therapy (including chemotherapy, targeted small-molecule therapy, anticancer monoclonal antibody, immunotherapy, endocrine therapy, or investigational agent) (either exclusively or in combination with other anticancer therapy) between February 14, 2020 and March 31, 2020 (Note: Patients whose systemic treatment administration was initially planned for this period but was modified, delayed, stopped, or withheld due to COVID-19 measures are also eligible for inclusion)

Exclusion Criteria:

- Insufficient understanding of the Dutch language

- Severe cognitive impairment

- Acute psychiatric crisis

- Not able to give informed consent

- Confirmed or clinically suspected COVID-19

- Endocrine therapy in (neo)adjuvant setting (Note: Patients whose (neo)adjuvant systemic treatment was initially planned as chemotherapy, targeted small-molecule therapy, anticancer monoclonal antibody, immunotherapy, or investigational agent (either exclusively or in combination in combination with other anticancer therapy) but was modified to endocrine therapy due to COVID-19 measures are also eligible for inclusion)

Eligibility Gender
All
Eligibility Age
Minimum: 18 Years
Countries
Belgium

Hannelore Denys, MD, PhD
Principal Investigator
Medical Oncologist

University Hospital, Ghent
NCT Number
Keywords
Covid-19
Quality of Life
Anxiety
Stress
Mood
DASS-21
WHOQOL-BREF
CPDI
MeSH Terms
Anxiety Disorders