Alliance A191901: Optimizing Endocrine Therapy Through Motivational Interviewing and Text Interventions

Objective

This phase III trial compares an additional support program (text message reminders and/or telephone-based counseling) with usual care in making sure breast cancer patients take their endocrine therapy medication as prescribed (medication adherence). Medication adherence is how well patients take the medication as prescribed by their doctors, and good medical adherence is when patients take medications correctly. Poor medication adherence has been shown to be a serious barrier to effective treatment for hormone receptor positive breast cancer patients. Adding text message reminders and/or telephone-based counseling to usual care may increase the number of days that patients take their endocrine therapy medication as prescribed.

https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04379570

Location: Essentia Health Cancer Centers

Research Study Categories

  • Adult Studies

Specialty

  • Breast Cancer
Contact
Cancer Clinical Trials at 218-786-3308
or cancertrials@essentiahealth.org

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