Feasibility of a Prehabilitation Intervention Among Older Adults With Myeloma Receiving Autologous Stem Cell Transplant PREHABILITATION FEASIBILITY

What's the purpose of this trial?

This is a pilot feasibility trial among older adults (≥60y) scheduled to undergo Autologous Stem Cell transplantation at UAB. Participants will be randomized into either a prehabilitation program or an attention control group before their transplant. The primary outcomes will be feasibility and secondary outcomes include changes in physical function at the time of transplant and at 12 weeks follow up.

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:

* Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma
* Scheduled for ASCT at UAB within 10 weeks of study enrollment
* age at ASCT ≥60y

Exclusion Criteria:

* at high risk for impending pathologic fracture using Mirels score

Additional Trial Information

Enrollment: 30 patients (estimated)

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University of Alabama at Birmingham O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center

Birmingham, AL

Open and Accepting
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