Published on in Vol 5, No 4 (2016): Oct-Dec

Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial of Proactive Web-Based Versus Telephone-Based Information and Support: Can Electronic Platforms Deliver Effective Care for Lung Cancer Patients?

Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial of Proactive Web-Based Versus Telephone-Based Information and Support: Can Electronic Platforms Deliver Effective Care for Lung Cancer Patients?

Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial of Proactive Web-Based Versus Telephone-Based Information and Support: Can Electronic Platforms Deliver Effective Care for Lung Cancer Patients?

Christine L Paul 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Allison W Boyes 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Lorna O'Brien 4, RN;  Amanda L Baker 5, PhD;  Frans A Henskens 2, 6, PhD;  Ian Roos 7, PhD;  Tara Clinton-McHarg 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Douglas Bellamy 8, RN;  Glenda Colburn 9, EMBA;  Shiho Rose 1, 2, BFoodScHumNut;  Martine E Cox 1, 2, 3, B Nutr & Diet;  Elizabeth A Fradgley 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Hannah Baird 4, MAppSc;  Daniel Barker 10, B Math

1 Clinical Research Design, IT and Statistical Support Unit, Hunter Medical Research Institute , New Lambton , AU

2 Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan , AU

3 Hunter Cancer Research Alliance , Waratah , AU

4 Cancer Council New South Wales , Woolloomooloo , AU

5 School of Medicine and Public Health , University of Newcastle, Callaghan , AU

6 Distributed Computing Research Group, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, University of Newcastle, Callaghan , AU

7 University of Melbourne , Parkville , AU

8 Cancer Network , Hunter New England Health, New Lambton , AU

9 Lung Cancer National Program , Lung Foundation Australia, Milton , AU

10 Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan , AU

Corresponding Author:

  • Christine L Paul, PhD
  • Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour
  • School of Medicine and Public Health
  • University of Newcastle
  • University Drive
  • Callaghan
  • AU
  • Phone: 61 2 4042 0693
  • Email: chris.paul@newcastle.edu.au