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Thai Cancer Anemia Survey in Chulalongkorn Hospital

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand Identifier:
First received: November 19, 2009
Last updated: May 22, 2014
Last verified: May 2014

The purpose of this study is to create a large Thailand database documenting the severity of anemia and its management in the cancer population.

Condition Intervention Phase
Other: Adult Cancer Patients
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Thai Cancer Anemia Survey in Chulalongkorn Hospital

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Further study details as provided by Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of patients that have anemia during cancer therapy [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Characteristic of each patients example treatment duration,type and chemotherapy using, grade of anemia [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 264
Study Start Date: April 2006
Study Completion Date: December 2009
Primary Completion Date: December 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Adult Cancer Patients Tracking anemia management in Adult Cancer Patients
Other: Adult Cancer Patients
Tracking anemia management in Adult Cancer Patients

Detailed Description:

Thai Cancer Anemia Study (TCAS) is a prospective survey that will track anemia management in an adult cancer population. This survey is not intended to interfere with standard medical practices for handling anemia. Information on laboratory values including target and achieved hemoglobin (Hb) levels during chemotherapy cycles, use of blood transfusions, iron supplementation, and epoetin will be collected in addition to information on cancer status and treatment. Data on the level that triggers clinicians to decide on the need for anemia therapy will also be collected. Each patient included in the survey will be followed for six months. Observational Study - No investigational drug administered


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Anemic patients with cancer receiving chemotherapy


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • None
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01018043

Bangkok, Thailand
Sponsors and Collaborators
Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand
Study Director: Janssen-Cilag Ltd Clinical Trial Janssen-Cilag Ltd.
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand Identifier: NCT01018043     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CR011731, TCAS-CU-ONCO-2006
Study First Received: November 19, 2009
Last Updated: May 22, 2014
Health Authority: Thailand: Ministry of Public Health

Keywords provided by Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand:
Cancer Anemia Survey
Chulalongkorn hospital processed this record on March 30, 2015