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A Study for Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) in Extensive Disease Stage

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2001 by Charite University, Berlin, Germany.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00168896
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: February 14, 2006
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Collaborators:
Pfizer
Aventis Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by:
Charite University, Berlin, Germany
  Purpose
Comparison of two combination chemotherapies in the treatment of patients with SLCL

Condition Intervention Phase
Small Cell Lung Cancer Drug: Carboplatin plus Irinotecan vs Carboplatin plus Etoposide Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomised Phase II/III Study to Compare the Combination of Carboplatin Plus Irinotecan Vs. the Combination of Carboplatin Plus Etoposide for SCLC in Extensive Disease Stage

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Further study details as provided by Charite University, Berlin, Germany:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Primary Endpoint:
  • Documentation of the remission rate ( Phase II)
  • Determination of progress free time (Phase III)

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Secondary Endpoint:
  • Documentation of progress free time (Phase II)
  • Documentation of objective remission rate ( Phase III)
  • Documentation of 1-year survival rate
  • Documentation of safety of the drug combination

Estimated Enrollment: 286
Study Start Date: October 2001
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2006
Detailed Description:

Comparison of two combination chemotherapies in the treatment of patients with SLCL

The combination chemotherapies for this study are Carboplatin plus Irinotecan versus Carboplatin plus Etoposide.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • cytological or histological proven SCLC Stage I or II at 1st diagnosis
  • no prior chemotherapy
  • measurable tumor disease
  • karnofsky performance 70

Exclusion Criteria:

  • second malignancy ( except basal cell carcinoma, CA in situ Cervix uteri)
  • NYHA III
  • chronic diarrhea, obstructive bowel syndrome
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00168896


Contacts
Contact: Ulrich Keilholz, MD +49-30-8445-3596 ulrich.keilholz@charite.de
Contact: Alexander Schmittel, MD +49-30-8445-3090 alexander.schmittel @charite.de

Locations
Germany
Hematology & Oncology Charité CBF Berlin, Germany Recruiting
Berlin, Germany, 12203
Contact: Ulrich Keilholz, MD    +49-30-8445-3596    ulrich.keilholz@charite.de   
Contact: Alexander Schmittel, MD    +49-30-8445-3090    alexander.schmittel@charite.de   
Principal Investigator: Ulrich Keilholz, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Charite University, Berlin, Germany
Pfizer
Aventis Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ulrich Keilholz, MD Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin University Clinic
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00168896     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Haema CBF SCLC UK/AS 01
First Submitted: September 9, 2005
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: February 14, 2006
Last Verified: September 2001

Keywords provided by Charite University, Berlin, Germany:
SCLC

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Neoplasms
Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms
Irinotecan
Etoposide phosphate
Carboplatin
Etoposide
Antineoplastic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Topoisomerase I Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors