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Evaluation of the Neoadjuvant Treatment With Oxaliplatin -UFT- Radiotherapy in Rectal Cancer

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: November 27, 2006
Last Update Posted: August 27, 2010
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Primary objective:

- To evaluate the rate of responses to neoadjuvant therapy + radiotherapy

Secondary objective:

- tolerability (toxicity) and time to progression

Condition Intervention Phase
Rectal Neoplasms Drug: OXALIPLATIN Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Clinical Study to Evaluate a Protocol of Oxaliplatin -UFT- Radiotherapy for the Neoadjuvant Treatment Rectal Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Sanofi:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Tumour response

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Disease free and Overall survival ; Adverse events

Estimated Enrollment: 38
Study Start Date: July 2001
Study Completion Date: November 2005
Primary Completion Date: November 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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

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Main criteria are listed hereafter:

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with measurable, histologically proven rectal cancer.
  • No history of previous malignancy but adequately treated skin / cervical cancer.
  • Adequate haematological, renal and liver function.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No cardiopulmonary insufficiency or coronary disease. No sensory neuropathy prior to study.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00403624

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: José Mª Taboada, Dr. Sanofi
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00403624     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: L_8128
First Submitted: November 23, 2006
First Posted: November 27, 2006
Last Update Posted: August 27, 2010
Last Verified: April 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Rectal Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents