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Invasive Aspergillosis After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified February 2009 by Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
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First received: February 5, 2009
Last updated: February 6, 2009
Last verified: February 2009
Evaluation of incidence of invasive aspergillosis in patients who have undergone an allogeneic stem cell transplantation, with particular regard to the role of galactomannan assay and of early TC scan in asymptomatic patients.

Hematological Diseases Invasive Aspergillosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Incidence of Invasive Aspergillosis in Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation Patients: an Italian Prospective Multicentre Study

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Further study details as provided by Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of invasive aspergillosis [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical applicability of the EORTC/MSG criteria in a prospective multicenter trial [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Enrollment: 220
Study Start Date: May 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2009
Primary Completion Date: June 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Allogeneic pts
Adult allogeneic HSCT recipients


Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Adult patients given allogeneic HSCT in tertiary care centers or university hospitals in Piedmont

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age > 16 years
  • Allogeneic HSCT for a haematological disease
  • Written informed consent to the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pediatric patients
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00838643

Azienda Sanitaria Ospedaliera santa Croce e Carle
Cuneo, Italy, 12100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo
  More Information

Responsible Party: Nicola Mordini, Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo Identifier: NCT00838643     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Gal-01
Study First Received: February 5, 2009
Last Updated: February 6, 2009

Keywords provided by Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo:
allogeneic transplantation
Invasive aspergillosis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hematologic Diseases
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Skin Diseases processed this record on August 18, 2017