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High Dose CHOP in Lymphoma

This study has been completed.
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Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: September 21, 2010
Last verified: September 2010
The study hypothesis is that intensification of CHOP by dose escalation of the most active drugs in the combination will improve treatment outcome. Patients with diffuse large-cell lymphoma are treated by high cyclophosphamide containing CHOP. The planned dose is 3000 mg/m2 which is 4 times the atandard one. Only 4 cycles are given.

Condition Intervention Phase
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Drug: high-dose cyclophosphamide Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Study of Short High-dose CHOP Chemotherapy for Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Further study details as provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Failure-free survival

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • overall survival
  • response rate
  • toxicity

Estimated Enrollment: 45
Study Start Date: December 1996
Study Completion Date: September 2010

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • large-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • IPI low-intermediate, high-intermediate and high or bulky mediastinum
  • age 18-65

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous treatment for lymphoma
  • serious concurrent systemic disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00192764

Department of Oncology, Rambam Medical Center
Haifa, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rambam Health Care Campus
Principal Investigator: Ron Epelbaum, MD nonaffiliated
  More Information Identifier: NCT00192764     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RonHDCHOP.CTIL
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: September 21, 2010

Keywords provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:
large cell lymphoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antirheumatic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
Alkylating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
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