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Monteris AutoLITT™ FIM Safety Trial for Recurrent/Progressive Brain Tumors

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00747253
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 5, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 24, 2021
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Monteris Medical

Brief Summary:
The main purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and performance of the AutoLITT system for the treatment of recurrent/progressive glioblastoma multiforme tumors (GBM).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Brain Tumor Brain Tumor, Recurrent Brain Neoplasm Brain Cancer Glioblastoma Multiforme Recurrent Glioblastoma Multiforme Device: AutoLITT system Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 10 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: AutoLITT™ FIM Trial - A Prospective First-In-Man (FIM) Safety Trial of the AutoLITT Laser Treatment of Recurrent/Progressive Brain Tumors
Study Start Date : August 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Brain Tumors

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Single Active Arm
Only Arm. Patients treated using AutoLITT System.
Device: AutoLITT system
laser treatment with the AutoLITT system

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Primary endpoint is safety, as determined by absence of severe clinical toxicity or procedure-related neurological deficits [ Time Frame: 14 days post-surgery ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Previous diagnosis of GBM treated with radiotherapy with or without surgical resection and/or chemotherapy
  • Clinical/radiographic suspicion of tumor recurrence/progression

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous treatment of target GBM with stereotactic radiosurgery, brachytherapy, or carmustine impregnated wafers (Gliadel).

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00747253

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United States, Ohio
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44195
Sponsors and Collaborators
Monteris Medical
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Principal Investigator: Gene Barnett, MD The Cleveland Clinic
Principal Investigator: Andrew Sloan, MD University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Monteris Medical
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00747253    
Other Study ID Numbers: AutoLITT™ FIM
First Posted: September 5, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 24, 2021
Last Verified: August 2021
Keywords provided by Monteris Medical:
laser interstitial thermal therapy
laser therapy
thermal therapy
brain tumors
recurrent brain tumor
progressive brain tumor
glioblastoma multiforme tumor
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Brain Neoplasms
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes
Neoplasms, Neuroepithelial
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Nervous System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases