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Phase II Study of Pre-Operative Chemotherapy in Patients With Resectable Local-Regional Carcinoma of Esophagus

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00208936
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 9, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Nabil F. Saba, Emory University

Brief Summary:
This study is designed pre-operative for patients with resectable, local-regional carcinoma of the esophagus.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Esophageal Diseases Drug: Taxol, Cisplatin, 5-Fluorouracil, G-CSF Phase 2

Detailed Description:
This study is designed for patients with resectable, local-regional carcinoma of the esophagus. In a pre-operative setting, chemotherapy with Taxol, Cisplatin, and 5-Fluorouracil will be administered followed by G-CSF.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 20 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II Study of Pre-Operative Chemotherapy With Taxol, Cisplatin, and 5-Fluorouracil Followed by G-CSF in Patients With Resectable Local-Regional Carcinoma of Esophagus
Study Start Date : January 1996
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2006

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Measurable disease with resectable local-regional carcinoma of the esophagus. 18 years of age or older.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating. Non-resectable local-regional carcinoma of the esophagus.

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Locations
United States, Georgia
Emory University Winship Cancer Institute
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30322
Sponsors and Collaborators
Emory University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Michael Fanucchi, MD Emory University Winship Cancer Institute

Responsible Party: Nabil F. Saba, Associate Professor, Emory University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00208936     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0691-1995
First Posted: September 21, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 9, 2014
Last Verified: September 2014

Keywords provided by Nabil F. Saba, Emory University:
Esophageal Diseases

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Cisplatin
Fluorouracil
Antineoplastic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs