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Thai Cancer Anemia Survey in Chulalongkorn Hospital

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01018043
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 23, 2009
Last Update Posted : May 23, 2014
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Anemia Cancer Other: Adult Cancer Patients Phase 4

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

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 264 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Thai Cancer Anemia Survey in Chulalongkorn Hospital
Study Start Date : April 2006
Primary Completion Date : December 2009
Study Completion Date : December 2009

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Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
001
Adult Cancer Patients Tracking anemia management in Adult Cancer Patients
Other: Adult Cancer Patients
Tracking anemia management in Adult Cancer Patients


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of patients that have anemia during cancer therapy [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Characteristic of each patients example treatment duration,type and chemotherapy using, grade of anemia [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

Eligibility Criteria

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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
Anemic patients with cancer receiving chemotherapy
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

Contacts and Locations

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

Responsible Party: Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01018043     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CR011731
TCAS-CU-ONCO-2006
First Posted: November 23, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 23, 2014
Last Verified: May 2014

Keywords provided by Janssen-Cilag Ltd.,Thailand:
Cancer Anemia Survey
Chulalongkorn hospital

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anemia
Hematologic Diseases