INSIGHT - Post Marketing Surveillance

This study has been completed.
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First received: November 14, 2008
Last updated: May 13, 2014
Last verified: May 2014
In this international non-interventional post-marketing surveillance study we want to evaluate patient characteristics in HCC patients as well as efficacy and safety of Sorafenib (Nexavar®) treatment under daily-life treatment conditions. Specifically investigated are the tumor status, prior and/ or concomitant surgical, radiological and drug treatment and the duration of Sorafenib treatment.

Condition Intervention
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
Drug: Sorafenib (Nexavar, BAY43-9006)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: International Study With Nexavar About Safety and Efficacy in Carcinoma Hepatocellular Therapy (HCC)

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Further study details as provided by Bayer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Efficacy: status of tumor, patients performance status [ Time Frame: At each follow-up visit, every 2-4 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Duration of treatment [ Time Frame: At each follow-up visit, every 2-4 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Time of survival [ Time Frame: At each follow-up visit, every 2-4 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Reports of adverse events [ Time Frame: At each follow-up visit, every 2-4 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Biospecimen Retention:   None Retained

Enrollment: 791
Study Start Date: April 2008
Study Completion Date: April 2014
Primary Completion Date: October 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Group 1 Drug: Sorafenib (Nexavar, BAY43-9006)
Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Nexavar (HCC)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
In and outpatients with diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and decision taken by the investigator to prescribe Nexavar.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • In- and outpatients with diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and decision taken by the investigator to prescribe Nexavar

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Exclusion criteria must be read in conjunction with the local product information
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00792350

Many Locations, Austria
Many Locations, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
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Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Bayer Identifier: NCT00792350     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 14690, 13419, 13420, NX0801DE, NX0801AT, NX0801
Study First Received: November 14, 2008
Last Updated: May 13, 2014
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices
Austria: Ethikkommission

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
Digestive System Diseases
Digestive System Neoplasms
Liver Diseases
Liver Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on December 01, 2015