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Breast Cancer Tumor Care Observational Programme

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: April 15, 2008
Last updated: June 5, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
The purpose of this study is to investigate efficacy and tolerability under anastrozole (Arimidex) treatment.

Condition Intervention
Post Menopausal Arthralgia Drug: anastrozole

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Breast Cancer Tumor Care Patient Observation Programme

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Progression of disease and tolerability in general [ Time Frame: Baseline, every 3 month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient questionnaire to collect data on Incidence, time of onset and treatment of arthralgia [ Time Frame: Baseline, every 3 month ]

Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: February 2008
Study Completion Date: December 2009
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
1 Drug: anastrozole
Other Name: Arimidex


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Postmenopausal women

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Postmenopausal women
  • Already on upfront Arimidex Therapy (Start 1-4 weeks before)
  • HR+

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Premenopausal women
  • Tamoxifen switch patients
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00660244

Research Site
Graz, Austria
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Chair: Dr. Melichart Hospital Rudolfstiftung
Study Chair: Dr. Feistauer AKH-Vienna
  More Information

Responsible Party: AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT00660244     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-OAT-ARI-2007/1
Study First Received: April 15, 2008
Last Updated: June 5, 2012

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Post menopausal

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
Antineoplastic Agents
Aromatase Inhibitors
Steroid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Estrogen Antagonists
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on August 16, 2017