Cognitive Training for Cancer Related Cognitive Impairment in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Multi-Center Randomized Double-Blinded Controlled Trial


This Phase III trial will examine the efficacy of computerized cognitive training methods on perceived cognitive impairment in breast cancer survivors.


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Primary Study Objective(s)

Self-reported perceived cognitive impairment measured-post intervention

Core eligibility

Note: This is only a partial list of eligibility criteria.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The participant must provide study-specific informed consent prior to any study specific procedures and authorization permitting release of personal health information.
  • The participant must have a first time diagnosis of non-metastatic breast cancer which is Stage I-III.
  • The participant must have a score of less than 12 on the PROMIS Adult v2.0 - Cognitive Function 4a.
  • Participants with greater than or equal to 6 months to 5 years post-treatment (completion of initial surgery +/- adjuvant chemotherapy/radiation therapy) except may still be taking endocrine therapy or HER2-directed adjuvant therapy.
  • The participant must be able to understand, speak, read, and write in English or Spanish

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Scoring less than or equal to 3 on the 6-item cognitive screen
  • Patient Health Questionnaire-2 item (PHQ-2) score of greater than or equal to 3
  • Definitive clinical or radiologic evidence of metastatic disease
  • Prior history of past or current other cancer, except for non-melanoma skin cancer or in situ cervical cancer within the past 5 years
  • Previous exposure to chemotherapy treatment for another cancer or due to other medical condition (e.g. methotrexate exposure for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis)
  • Previous central nervous system (CNS) radiation, intrathecal therapy or CNS-involved surgery
  • Participants with history of stroke, traumatic brain injury, brain surgery, Alzheimer's disease or other dementia
  • Participants with active substance abuse and/or in treatment for substance abuse, or history of bipolar disorder, psychosis, schizophrenia, ADHD, or learning disability.
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