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Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinomas With Methyl Aminolevulinate and Daylight

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2011 by Bispebjerg Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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Bispebjerg Hospital Identifier:
First received: May 5, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2011
History: No changes posted
Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) is an effective treatment of basal cell carcinomas (BCC) however the inconvenience of clinic attendance and discomfort during therapy are significant drawbacks. The objective of this study is to evaluate the effect of daylight-mediated PDT of BCC.

Condition Intervention Phase
Photodynamic Therapy
Basal Cell Carcinomas
Procedure: Daylight mediated photodynamic therapy
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Official Title: Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinomas With Methyl Aminolevulinate and Daylight

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Further study details as provided by Bispebjerg Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • complete disappearance of the BCC

Study Start Date: March 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Daylight-PDT Procedure: Daylight mediated photodynamic therapy


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • superficial BCC

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Immunosuppression
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01349361

Contact: Stine R Wiegell, MD, PhD

Bispebjerg Hospital Recruiting
Copenhagen NV, Denmark, 2400
Contact: Stine R Wiegell, MD, PhD   
Principal Investigator: Stine R Wiegell, MD, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bispebjerg Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hans Christian Wulf, Bispebjerg Hospital Identifier: NCT01349361     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010-024517-31
Study First Received: May 5, 2011
Last Updated: May 5, 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Basal Cell
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Basal Cell
Aminolevulinic Acid
Methyl 5-aminolevulinate
Photosensitizing Agents
Dermatologic Agents processed this record on May 22, 2017