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Partial Response to PPI Treatment: The Cost to Society and the Burden to the Patient - a Study in France (REMAIN)

This study has been completed.
i3 Innovus
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: February 11, 2009
Last updated: February 4, 2011
Last verified: February 2011
The purpose of this study is to describe common treatment pathways, to collect health care utilization data and to assess symptom load as well as impact of symptoms on daily life in GERD patients who are partial-responders to PPI treatment.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Partial Response to PPI Treatment: The Cost to Society and the Burden to the Patient

Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Productivity loss; Frequency and severity of GERD symptoms; Health care resource use [ Time Frame: Collected at enrollment visit and at 3, 6, 9 and 12 month follow-up. (Health care resource use is collected by the physician at enrollment visit and 6 and 12 month follow-up) ]
  • Utility values; Quality of Life [ Time Frame: Collected at enrollment visit and at 6 and 12 month follow-up. ]

Estimated Enrollment: 275
Study Start Date: February 2009
Study Completion Date: November 2010
Primary Completion Date: November 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
274 GERD patients, partial responders to PPI treatment


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) classified as partial responders to proton pump inhibitors (PPIs).

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least 6 month history of GERD symptoms
  • Treated with unchanged optimized PPI treatment for any GERD indication during the last 4 weeks before enrollment
  • Remaining GERD symptoms despite optimized PPI treatment
  • Able to read and write in French, and able to comply with study requirements

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients that have not experienced any GERD symptom improvement at all during PPI treatment
  • Involvement in the planning or conduct of the study
  • Involvement in any other observational study or in any clinical study at the time of this study or during the last 6 months
  • Prior surgery of the upper GI tract
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00842855

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Bandol, France
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Beaumont sur Oise, France
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Beausoleil, France
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Behren Les Forbach, France
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Berck-sur-mer, France
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Bievres, France
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Bordeaux, France
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Bressuire, France
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Brest, France
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Cambrai, France
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Chalon sur Saone, France
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Colmar, France
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Cornebarrieu, France
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Creil, France
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Creteil, France
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Dieppe, France
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Freyming Merlebach, France
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Gien, France
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Hagondange, France
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Ivoy Le Pre, France
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La Garde, France
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La Rochelle, France
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La Seyne sur Mer, France
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Le Lavandou, France
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Lyon, France
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Marseille, France
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Mont-de-Marsan, France
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Nice, France
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Paris, France
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Rouen, France
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Saint-mandrier, France
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SANARY-sur-Mer, France
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Sanary, France
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Six Fours les plages, France
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Six-fours, France
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St Cyr sur Mer, France
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St Jeannet, France
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St Mande, France
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Stiring Wendel, France
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Toulon, France
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Toulouse, France
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Toussieu, France
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Venerque, France
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Verdun, France
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Versailles, France
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Witry les Reims, France
Sponsors and Collaborators
i3 Innovus
Principal Investigator: Pr Stanislas Bruley des Varannes, MD PhD Institut des Maladies de l’Appareil digestif
Study Director: Marie Sundin AstraZeneca
  More Information

Responsible Party: Debra Silberg, MD PhD, Medical Science Director, AstraZeneca R&D Identifier: NCT00842855     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D9120N00013
Study First Received: February 11, 2009
Last Updated: February 4, 2011

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
partial responders

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Deglutition Disorders
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases processed this record on June 23, 2017