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EpSSG (European Soft Tissue Sarcoma Study Group) Protocol for Non-Metastatic Rhabdomyosarcoma in Children

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 June 2006 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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Sheba Medical Center Identifier:
First received: June 19, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2006
History: No changes posted
The purpose of the study is achieve standardization treatment of low and intermediate risk rhabdomyosarcoma patients, with an attempt to improve treatment results in high and very high risk patients by the addition of doxorubicin as induction treatment and at the maintenance phase.

Condition Intervention Phase
Rhabdomyosarcoma Drug: doxorubicin, cytoxan Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)

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Further study details as provided by Sheba Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • event free survival
  • overall survival


Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 21 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • child
  • non metastatic rhabdomyosarcoma
  • adequate heart, kidney, liver function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • age over 21 years, under 6 months
  • metastatic disease
  • heart, kidney, liver disease
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00339118

Contact: Iris Kventsel, MD 97235303037

Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Iris Kventsel, MD Sheba Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00339118     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-06-4013-IK-CTIL
Study First Received: June 19, 2006
Last Updated: June 19, 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasms, Muscle Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antirheumatic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
Alkylating Agents
Myeloablative Agonists processed this record on September 19, 2017