Electronic monitoring of symptoms and syndromes associated with cancer: methods of a randomized controlled trial SAKK 95/06 E-MOSAIC

@inproceedings{Blum2012ElectronicMO,
  title={Electronic monitoring of symptoms and syndromes associated with cancer: methods of a randomized controlled trial SAKK 95/06 E-MOSAIC},
  author={David M. Blum and Dieter Koeberle and Karin Ribi and Shu-Fang Hsu Schmitz and Urs Utiger and Dirk Klingbiel and Florian Strasser},
  booktitle={BMC palliative care},
  year={2012}
}
UNLABELLED BACKGROUND In patients with advanced, incurable cancer, anticancer treatment may be used to alleviate cancer-related symptoms, but monitoring of them in daily practice is rarely done. We aim to test the effectiveness of a real-time symptom and syndrome assessment using the E-MOSAIC software installed in handheld computer generating a longitudinal monitoring sheet (LoMoS) provided to the oncologists in a phase III setting. METHODS In this prospective multicentre cluster… CONTINUE READING