Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Official Title
A Comprehensive Approach to Improve Medication Adherence in Pediatric ALL

Participants of this research study have acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and are currently receiving maintenance therapy that includes taking a drug call 6MP by mouth. Participants will either get a multi-component intervention or asked to watch an educational video. The purpose of this research study is to compare the effects of a multi-component intervention designed to help people with ALL take their maintenance medication as directed, with effects of an educational program.

Approximately 15 people will take part in this study conducted by investigators at the University of Iowa. The total number of people enrolled on this study is expected to be 570.

Start Date
August 13, 2013
End Date
July 31, 2022
Gender Preference
Age Group
0 - 99 years
Principal Investigator
Ayman El-Sheikh, MD
Contact Info

Julie de la Garza, (319) 356-3749

201307754 ; acute lymphoblastic leukemia ; ALL ; cancer ; El-Sheikh ; Pediatric ALL ;

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