Invasive Aspergillosis After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2009 by Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : February 6, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 9, 2009
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Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo

Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease
Hematological Diseases Invasive Aspergillosis

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 220 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Incidence of Invasive Aspergillosis in Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation Patients: an Italian Prospective Multicentre Study
Study Start Date : May 2002
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Aspergillosis
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Allogeneic pts
Adult allogeneic HSCT recipients

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

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

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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 (NCT number): NCT00838643

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

Responsible Party: Nicola Mordini, Ospedale Santa Croce-Carle Cuneo Identifier: NCT00838643     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Gal-01
First Posted: February 6, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 9, 2009
Last Verified: February 2009

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

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hematologic Diseases
Lung Diseases, Fungal
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Skin Diseases