Home Therapy With Replagal in Fabry Disease

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified May 2016 by Shire
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First received: May 16, 2011
Last updated: May 9, 2016
Last verified: May 2016
The purpose of this study is to proof increasing patient satisfaction and preservation of quality of life in patients with Morbus Fabry disease receiving their Enzyme Replacement Therapy with Replagal (Agalsidase alfa) at home compared to receiving the infusions at the clinic or at doctor's practice.

Fabry Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Non Interventional Study of Replagal® Home Therapy in Patients With Fabry Disease

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Further study details as provided by Shire:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient satisfaction estimated on a 10-ary Likert scale [ Time Frame: comparison of baseline to 12 months value ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Number (per infusion) and severity of infusion-related side effects [ Time Frame: baseline compared to 12 months ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: May 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2019 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Fabry's Disease under Replagal


Ages Eligible for Study:   4 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with proven Fabry's Disease foreseen for home treatment with Agalsidase alfa at German Fabry centers


  • Male or female patient with a confirmed diagnosis of Fabry disease
  • Age> 4 years
  • Patient is under Replagal since at least 12 weeks ® therapy
  • The patient is compliant, the previous Replagal ® infusions were performed approximately every 2 weeks in the center close to home or at the hospital / general practitioner at
  • Patient has been well tolerated Replagal ® therapy, and there were in the last 12 weeks before inclusion in this study no significant infusion reactions to
  • The patient has been selected before inclusion in this study for a home infusion therapy and has consented to (or their legal representative)
  • The patient / be lawful. Representative has consented in writing to participate in this study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient/legal representative does not give consent to participation in this study
  • Patient/legal representative declines Replagal® home therapy
  • The patient is participating in a clinical trial with a medicinal product
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01355146

Contact: Shire Contact clinicaltransparency@shire.com

Landeskrankenhaus Bregenz Akademische Lehrabteilung der medizinischen Universität Innsbruck Not yet recruiting
Bregenz, Austria
Contact: Martina Huemer, MD    +43 (0)5574 401-6507    Martina.Huemer@lkhb.at   
Barmherzige Brüder Krankenhaus Graz Withdrawn
Graz, Austria, A-8020
Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg Recruiting
Salzburg, Austria, A-5020
Contact: Florian B. Lagler, MD    +43-6624420021224    florian.lagler@pmu.ac.at   
General Hospital, General Hospital of Vienna Recruiting
Wien, Austria, A-1090
Contact: Vassiliki Konstantopoulou, MD    +43-1-40400-3232    vassiliki.konstantopoulou@meduniwien.ac.at   
General Hospital, General Hospital of Vienna Recruiting
Wien, Austria, A-1090
Contact: Prof. Gere Sunder-Plassmann, MD    +43-1-404004217    Gere.Sunder-Plassmann@meduniwien.ac.at   
Group Practice, Drs. Dieter Schweingel and Anne Stingl Terminated
Bayreuth, Germany, D-95444
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin - Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Nephrologie CCM Recruiting
Berlin, Germany, 10117
Contact: Jens Gaedeke, MD    +49-30-450-614137    jens.gaedeke@charite.de   
GGmbH Catholic Hospital Bochum, Hospital of the Ruhr-University Bochum Not yet recruiting
Bochum, Germany, D-44791
Contact: Prof. Thomas Lücke, MD    +49-2345090    info@klinikum-bochum.de   
Manfred Pannhausen practice, Specialist in general medicine Recruiting
Bodenwerder, Germany, D-37619
Contact: Manfred Pannhausen, MD    +49-5533/4919      
University of Bonn Center for Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology, Immunology and Hypertension Recruiting
Bonn, Germany, D-53113
Contact: Prof. Bernd Hoppe, MD    +49-22828733333      
Nephrologische Gemeinschaftspraxis Bramsche Recruiting
Bramsche, Germany, D-49565
Contact: Ruth Fischer, MD    05461/882990      
Med Care Center dialysis center Cuxhaven Recruiting
Cuxhaven, Germany, D-27476
Contact: Annkatrin Korschanowski, MD    +49-472142080    kontakt@cuxhaven-dialyse.de   
KfH Kidney Center Erfurt Recruiting
Erfurt, Germany, D-99089
Contact: Christoph C. Haufe, MD    +49-3617815250      
Alfried Krupp Hospital Ruettenscheid Recruiting
Essen, Germany, D-45131
Contact: Markus Krämer, MD    +49-20143441418    markus.kraemer@krupp-krankenhaus.de   
Ilona-Maria Kapfberger, Specialist in Internal Medicine Recruiting
Fischbachau, Germany, D-83730
Contact: Ilona-Maria Kapfberger, MD    +49-8028809      
University of Münster Recruiting
Frankfurt, Germany, 60323
Contact: Prof. Roland Schäfer    +49-1732844387      
Zentrum für Kinder und Jugendmedizin Universitätsklinikum Freiburg Recruiting
Freiburg, Germany, 79106
Contact: Ekkehart Lausch, MD    +49 761 270-43630    ekkehart.lausch@uniklinik-freiburg.de   
Universitätsklinikum Giessen und Marburg Not yet recruiting
Giessen, Germany, 35392
Contact: Andreas Hahn, MD    0641-985-43493    andreas.hahn@paediat.med.uni-giessen.de   
Drs Hans-Jürgen Guth, Ralf Dessel Berger and Nils Bordihn Group Practice Recruiting
Greifswald, Germany, 17489
Contact: Nils Bordihn, MD    +49-3834585180      
Dr. Thomas Stücher and Frauke Stücher, Specialist in general medicine Recruiting
Hagen, Germany, D-58089
Contact: Thomas Stücher, MD    +49-2331305051      
Group Practice, Drs. Christina Beyer and Wilfried Aust Not yet recruiting
Hamburg, Germany, 22767
Contact: Wilfried Aust    +49-40385966      
Center Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Hannover Medical School Recruiting
Hannover, Germany, D-30625
Contact: Prof. A.M. Das    +49-51153232203273    das.anibh@mh-hannover.de   
Group Practice, Drs. Manuela Hiller and Ulrich Hiller Recruiting
Hildburghausen, Germany, D-98646
Contact: Manuela Hiller, MD    +49-36854049224      
Facharzt für Innere Medizin/Kardiologie Recruiting
Hoexter, Germany, 37671
Contact: Martin Buerschaper, MD    +49 5271 - 96 66 50      
Hans-Berger-Klinik für Neurologie Universitätsklinikum Jena Recruiting
Jena, Germany, 07747
Contact: Albrecht Günther, MD    +49 3641 - 9 323 417    albrecht.guenther@med.uni-jena.de   
Universitätsklinikum Jena Hans-Berger-Klinik für Nephrologie Recruiting
Jena, Germany, D-07747
Contact: Albrecht Günther, MD    03641/9323417    albrecht.guenther@med.uni-jena.de   
Medizinisches Versorgungs Zentrum Rotes Kreuz Krankenhaus Kassel GmbH Not yet recruiting
Kassel, Germany, 34121
Contact: Andreas Böger, MD    +49 561 - 30 86 57 90    schmerzzentrum@rkh-kassel.de   
General Medicine Kassel Recruiting
Kassel, Germany, D-34132
Contact: Josef Hesse, MD    05 61 / 40 55 45      
University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Kiel Not yet recruiting
Kiel, Germany, 24105
Contact: Annette Girardet    +494315971342    girardet@nephro.uni-kiel.de   
Klinik II für Innere Medizin: Nephrologie, Rheumatologie, Diabetologie Recruiting
Köln, Germany, 50937
Contact: Christine Kurschat, MD    +49-221-478-89032    christine.kurschat@uk-koeln.de   
Universitätsklinikum Mainz, Zentrum für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin Recruiting
Mainz, Germany, 55131
Contact: Prof. Julia Hennermann, MD    +49-6131-175754    julia.hennermann@unimedizin-mainz.de   
Private Practice, Dr. Glenn Sommer Recruiting
Marienberg, Germany, D-09496
Contact: Glenn Sommer, Dr., GP    +49-373523141      
General Practitioner, Upper Market 2 Recruiting
Mittenwald, Germany, D-82481
Contact: Stefan Streng, MD    +49-88233620      
KfH Kidney Center Recruiting
München, Germany, 80804
Contact: Reinhard Kuhnt, MD    +49-893079900    Reinhard.Kuhnt@kfh-dialyse.de   
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Department of Nephrology of the Second Department of Internal Medicine Recruiting
München, Germany, D-81675
Contact: Claudia Regenbogen, München    +49-08941405644    ClaudiRegenbogen@mri.tum.de   
Thomas Schwerdtfeger and Silke Schwerdtfeger Recruiting
Naumburg, Germany, 06618
Contact: Thomas Schwerdtfeger    +49-3445266863      
Practice Ramak Haghir specialist general practitioner Recruiting
Nordheim, Germany, 74226
Contact: Ramek Hagir, MD    +49-71335949      
KfH Kidney Center Recruiting
Ochsenfurt, Germany, D-97199
Contact: Frank Breunig, MD    +49-9331 981980      
Regional Hospital St. Pölten, Neurology Recruiting
Polten, Germany, A-3100
Contact: Andreas Zidar, MD    +43-274230072730    andreas.zidar@yahoo.de   
Practice for Haematology Winnfried Freund Recruiting
Rendsburg, Germany, 24768
Contact: Winnfried Freund, MD    +49-4331434800      
Universität Rostock Albrecht-Kossel-Institut für Neuroregeneration (AKos) Recruiting
Rostock, Germany, D-18147
Contact: Arndt Rolfs, MD    +49 381 4949540    arndt.rolfs@med.uni-rostock.de   
Helios Klinikum Schwerin, Department of Neurology Not yet recruiting
Schwerin, Germany, D-19055
Contact: Prof. Frank Block, MD    +49 (0) 385 5205031    frank.block@helios-kliniken.de   
University of Ulm, Department of Neurology in RKU Recruiting
Ulm, Germany, D-89081
Contact: Katharina Knauer, MD    +49-73150063006    katharina.knauer@uni-ulm.de   
Universitätsklinikum Würzburg Zentrum Innere Medizin ZIM, Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I Not yet recruiting
Würzburg, Germany, D-97080
Contact: Christoph Wanner, MD    +49 931/201-39030    wanner_c@medizin.uni-wuerzburg.de   
Contact: Frank Weidemann    +49 931 20139012    Weidemann_F@ukw.de   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Shire Study Physician Shire
  More Information

Responsible Party: Shire
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01355146     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Shire/CS02 
Study First Received: May 16, 2011
Last Updated: May 9, 2016

Keywords provided by Shire:
Patients with proven Fabry's Disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fabry Disease
Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Nervous System
Brain Diseases, Metabolic, Inborn
Brain Diseases, Metabolic
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Cerebral Small Vessel Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Genetic Diseases, X-Linked
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Lysosomal Storage Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors

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