The Effect of Ketogenic Diet on Malignant Tumors- Recurrence and Progress

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2010 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Nutricia Liverpool
Information provided by:
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01092247
First received: March 15, 2010
Last updated: March 23, 2010
Last verified: February 2010

March 15, 2010
March 23, 2010
March 2010
May 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
To study the effect of the ketogenic diet on tumor growth progression and longevity in patients with Malignant glioblastoma. [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
This will be done by comparing tumor size by repeated MRI studies (every 2 months)
Same as current
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Quality of life [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
Performance scale and quality of life evaluation (Karnofsky and EQ5D scale)
Same as current
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The Effect of Ketogenic Diet on Malignant Tumors- Recurrence and Progress
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The aim of the study is, to study the efficacy of the ketogenic diet in delaying or preventing recurrence and tumor growth progression of patients who have been previously treated by concomitant chemoradiotherapy (6 months) for high-grade glial tumors.

It will be an open-label trial of nutritional intervention for up to 1 year. An interim analysis of the data will be carried out to assess safety, compliance and efficacy of the diet. This will be reviewed by both SHS and the Clinical trial team.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Malignant Tumors
  • Other: Nutritional support with Standard diet
    Nutritional support with Standard diet
  • Other: Nutritional intervention with the Ketogenic diet
    Nutritional intervention with ketogenic diet. The Diet plan will be based on each patient individually according to his nutritional needs. Age, weight, activity levels, culture and food preferences are taken in consideration
  • Placebo Comparator: Standard diet: Nutritional support
    Intervention: Other: Nutritional support with Standard diet
  • Experimental: Nutritional intervention: Ketogenic diet.
    Intervention: Other: Nutritional intervention with the Ketogenic diet
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Not yet recruiting
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September 2011
May 2011   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion criteria:

  1. Consenting adults aged ≥ 18 years.
  2. Recurrent or progressive high grade glioma after failure of at least one line of standard oncological treatment.
  3. Gliomatosis cerebri, including patients declining radiation treatment.

Exclusion criteria:

  1. Patients with malignant tumors who are receiving treatment at the time of the recruitment.
  2. Early termination - patients who will wish to stop their participation in the trial will discontinue the ketogenic diet and return to their usual diet.
Both
18 Years to 85 Years
No
Contact: Nachum Vaisman, Prof' 009-972-3-6974807 vaisman@tasmc.health.gov.il
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NCT01092247
TASMC-09-NV-0056-CTIL
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Faith Takurukura BAppSc. PGDip.Diet. RGN, Clinical Trials Specialist, Research & Development, Nutricia Liverpool
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Nutricia Liverpool
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Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
February 2010

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