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Symptoms and Endoscopic Results in Consideration of Pretreatment

This study has been completed.
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AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: January 28, 2008
Last updated: February 8, 2008
Last verified: January 2008
Under daily routine conditions and without any intervention by the sponsor regarding the selection of subjects, diagnostic procedures, therapeutic decisions (medicinal and non- medicinal therapy, dose, duration, etc.), routine assessments, the participating physicians (i.e. gastroenterologists) are asked to document relevant data in patients with gastrointestinal disorders.

Gastrointestinal Diseases

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Symptoms and Endoscopic Results in Consideration of Pretreatment

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • to gain insight into the relationship between subjective gastrointestinal symptoms and findings of a laryngopharyngeal-esophagogastric endoscopy with respect to the medicinal pre-therapy;

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • to gain insight into the currently used treatment strategies with esomeprazole depending on endoscopic findings.

Enrollment: 16255
Study Start Date: September 2005
Primary Completion Date: December 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
patients with gastrointestinal disorders who need an endoscopy.


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
gastroenterologists; specialists

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients with gastrointestinal disorders who need an endoscopy.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • limitiations; possible risks; warnings; contraindications mentioned in the SPC.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00612404

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Chair: Kai Richter, MD Medical Department AstraZeneca Germany
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr Kai Richter, AstraZeneca Germany Identifier: NCT00612404     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1312004008
Study First Received: January 28, 2008
Last Updated: February 8, 2008

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
gastrointestinal disorder
patient with gastrointestinal disorders for whom an endoscopy is performed and who is treated with esomeprazole afterwards.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases processed this record on April 26, 2017