Treatment Of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency After Traumatic Brain Injury.

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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First received: February 5, 2007
Last updated: April 21, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
To establish the effects of genotropin replacement in patients with severe growth hormone deficiency after traumatic brain injury on cognitive function.

Condition Intervention Phase
Brain Injuries
Drug: Genotropin (PN-180,307) Somatropin
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Placebo-Controlled Trial On The Efficacy Of Growth Hormone Replacement Therapy In Patients With Growth Hormone Deficiency After Traumatic Brain Injury

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The primary endpoint is the change from baseline in the CogState™ composite score at Week 36.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change CogState™ at Week 12, 24, 60 and 72. Change in lean body mass and fat mass at Week 36 and 72. Change in the Extended Glasgow Outcome Scale at week 36 and 72. Change in quality of life at week 24, 36, 60 and 72. Summary of change in cardiovascular

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: April 2007

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 55 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have had a previous traumatic brain injury (more than 1 year and less than 5 years) prior to the screening visit.
  • Have an Extended Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS-E) more than or equal to 5.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active systemic malignancy or active intracranial tumor. A successfully treated tumor or malignancy is not an exclusion criterion if the patient has not had active disease for 5 years and is not currently receiving maintenance chemotherapy, (except for basal cell skin cancers.
  • Receiving treatment with prednisolone in doses above 10 mg/day or treatment with other oral glucocorticosteroids above replacement doses is not permitted throughout the study. Topical and inhaled corticosteroids are permitted.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00432263

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Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00432263     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A6281274 
Study First Received: February 5, 2007
Last Updated: April 21, 2015
Health Authority: Unknown:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Brain Injuries
Dwarfism, Pituitary
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Developmental
Bone Diseases, Endocrine
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Craniocerebral Trauma
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypothalamic Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Pituitary Diseases
Trauma, Nervous System
Wounds and Injuries processed this record on May 26, 2016