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Patient Characteristics in Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma and Daily Practice Treatment With Nexavar

This study has been completed.
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First received: May 6, 2009
Last updated: September 29, 2010
Last verified: September 2010
Renal cell carcinoma accounts for roughly 3 % of all cancer. It is a rather aggressive cancer type, which means that patients who present with an advanced disease have a rather poor prognosis. When this study has been started the standard therapy for patients has been cytokines, which might be accompanied by significant toxicities or might fail the therapeutic goal. In these cases sorafenib can be a feasible therapeutic option. This non-interventional study has been created and is being conducted to collect clinical data on the patients' therapy with sorafenib in an everyday treatment schedule. The main goal of this study focuses on patient characteristics and tumor status in RCC treated with sorafenib as well as the treatment duration and safety of sorafenib under everyday treatment conditions.

Condition Intervention
Carcinoma, Renal Cell
Carcinoma, Renal Cell (Advanced)
Drug: Nexavar (Sorafenib, BAY43-9006)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Patient Characteristics in Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma and Daily Practice Treatment With Nexavar

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Tumor status [ Time Frame: After about 3, 6, 9 and 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Treatment duration [ Time Frame: At end of study after about 12 months ]
  • Safety of sorafenib treatment [ Time Frame: At every documented visit for about 12 months ]
  • Progression-free survival [ Time Frame: Calculation at end of study after about 12 months ]
  • Status of Metastases [ Time Frame: After about 3, 6, 9 and 12 months ]
  • Performance status (ECOG) [ Time Frame: After about 3, 6, 9 and 12 months ]

Enrollment: 2840
Study Start Date: July 2006
Study Completion Date: August 2010
Primary Completion Date: August 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Group 1 Drug: Nexavar (Sorafenib, BAY43-9006)
Patients with a diagnosis of advanced RCC


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with a diagnosis of advanced RCC

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with diagnosis of advanced RCC and decision taken by the investigator to prescribe Sorafenib

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Exclusion criteria must be read in conjunction with the local product information
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00895674

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Medical Affairs Therapeutic Area Head, Bayer HealthCare AG Identifier: NCT00895674     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 14686  NX0601  PREDICT  12649  12650  12943  12808  12807  12806  12755  12731  12730  12944  13094  13167  13209  13210  13211  13274  13277  13601  14178  14242  13068  13121  13095  13049 
Study First Received: May 6, 2009
Last Updated: September 29, 2010

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Renal Cell
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Kidney Neoplasms
Urologic Neoplasms
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on February 24, 2017