Published on in Vol 8, No 12 (2019): December

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14361, first published .
Defining the Supportive Care Needs and Psychological Morbidity of Patients With Functioning Versus Nonfunctioning Neuroendocrine Tumors: Protocol for a Phase 1 Trial of a Nurse-Led Online and Phone-Based Intervention

Defining the Supportive Care Needs and Psychological Morbidity of Patients With Functioning Versus Nonfunctioning Neuroendocrine Tumors: Protocol for a Phase 1 Trial of a Nurse-Led Online and Phone-Based Intervention

Defining the Supportive Care Needs and Psychological Morbidity of Patients With Functioning Versus Nonfunctioning Neuroendocrine Tumors: Protocol for a Phase 1 Trial of a Nurse-Led Online and Phone-Based Intervention

Lisa Guccione 1, 2, BCom, BBSc, GradDipPsych, PhD;  Karla Gough 2, BA (Hons), PhD;  Allison Drosdowsky 2, BA, BSc, MPH;  Krista Fisher 1, BPsySc, GradDipPsych;  Timothy Price 3, MBBS, DHlthSc (Med), FRACP;  Nick Pavlakis 4, BSc, MBBS, MMED (Clin Epi), PhD, FRACP;  Mustafa Khasraw 4, MBChB, MD, FRCP (Lon), FRACP;  David Wyld 5, 6, MBBS, FRACP;  David Ransom 7, MBBS, MD, FRACP;  Grace Kong 8, MBBS (Hons), FRACP, FAANMS;  Megan Rogers 9, BAS, GradDipCancer/PallCareNsg, MHS;  Simone Leyden 10, BBM;  John Leyden 10, MBBS, MPH, FANZCA;  Michael Michael 11*, MBBS (Hons), BSc (Hons), MD, FRACP;  Penelope Schofield 1, 2, 12*, BSc (Hons), PhD

1 Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Center , Melbourne , AU

2 Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne , AU

3 Haematology and Oncology, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital , South Australia , AU

4 Department of Medical Oncology, Royal North Shore Hospital , New South Wales , AU

5 Faculty of Medicine, University of Queensland , Brisbane , AU

6 Department of Medical Oncology, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital , Queensland , AU

7 Medical Oncology, Fiona Stanley Hospital , Western Australia , AU

8 Department of Cancer Imaging, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre , Melbourne , AU

9 Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Service, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre , Melbourne , AU

10 Unicorn Foundation , Victoria , AU

11 Department of Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre , Melbourne , AU

12 Department of Psychology and Iverson Health Innovation Research Institute, Swinburne University , Melbourne , AU

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Lisa Guccione, BCom, BBSc, GradDipPsych, PhD
  • Department of Cancer Experiences Research
  • Peter MacCallum Cancer Center
  • 305 Grattan Street
  • Melbourne
  • AU
  • Phone: 61 38559 5908
  • Email: Lisa.Guccione@petermac.org