The TOTOM Trial: Tai Chi to Optimize Transplant Outcomes for Multiple Myeloma THE TOTOM TRIAL

What's the purpose of this trial?

The current proposal aims to test the feasibility of immune function analysis for Tai Chi Easy (TCE) intervention in multiple myeloma (MM) patients undergoing autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT) with concurrent exploration of health related quality of life (HRQOL).

This trial is currently open and accepting patients.

What will happen during the trial?

You may be able to join this trial if you:

The following criteria is a partial list of reasons why patients may be eligible to participate in this clinical trial. Further evaluation with a medical professional is required.

Inclusion Criteria:

1. Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma planned to undergo bone marrow transplant
2. 18 years or older
3. English speaking
4. General proficiency to read/write in English
5. Able to attend TCE training session per study protocol
6. ECOG performance status 0-1

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Currently performs Tai Chi, QiQong, or Yoga at least once weekly or more
2. Syncopal event in prior 60 days
3. Concurrent major depressive disorder or anxiety disorder (DSMIV)
4. Chronic dizziness or vestibular disorders
5. History of recurrent falls (\>2 in the prior year)
6. Grade 3 or greater neuropathy

Additional Trial Information

Observational Trial

Enrollment: 20 patients (estimated)

View More

Trial Locations

All Trial Locations

View all clinical trial locations sorted by state.


University of Arizona Cancer Center North Campus

Tucson, AZ

Open and Accepting


Mayo Clinic (Rochester)

Rochester, MN

Open and Accepting
Interested in this trial?
  • Call us today 😀 keyboard_arrow_right

    We know how difficult and confusing this process can be. If you are interested in this clinical trial or have questions, you can call us at any time. You can also send us a direct message with questions.

    (888) 828-2206
  • If you are interested in keeping an eye on this trial, you can add it to your list of favorite trials. We'll send you alerts when this trial is updated.

  • Talk to your doctor keyboard_arrow_right

    You can print an overview of this trial to take in to your next appointment. Your doctor can help you understand if this trial may be right for you.

Still need help? Send us a message