Photodynamic Therapy of Actinic Keratoses With Alacare®

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 5, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 27, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
photonamic GmbH & Co. KG

Brief Summary:
This study aims to collect data on the frequency of SCCs in the Alacare®-treated area during an interval of two years after Alacare®-PDT.

Condition or disease
Actinic Keratosis

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 388 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Non-interventional Observational Study on Photodynamic Therapy of Actinic Keratoses With Alacare®
Study Start Date : April 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2016

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of SCCs in areas treated with Alacare®-PDT [ Time Frame: Two years after Alacare®-PDT ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Community sample

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Written informed consent
  • Patients with 3 to 6 mild AK lesions on the hairless areas of the head and face which were treated with Alacare®-PDT according to the SPC

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01571336

Medizinisches Zentrum Bonn Friedensplatz
Bonn, Germany, 53111
Hautarztpraxis Prof. Kurzen
Freising, Germany, 85354
Hautärztliche Gemeinschaftspraxis Dr. med. Peter Dworzak Dr. med. Peter Radny
Friedrichshafen, Germany, 88045
Gemeinschaftspraxis Dres.Ina Röhrig-Petering und Holger Petering
Hildesheim, Germany, 31134
Dermatologische Gemeinschaftspraxis Prof. Dr. J. Gille & Dr. K. Spieth-Gille
Königstein im Taunus, Germany, 61462
Mönchengladbach, Germany, 41061
Facharzt für Haut- und Geschlechtskrankheiten
Radolfzell, Germany, 78315
Praxis Prof. Dr. Thomas Dirschka
Wuppertal, Germany, 42275
Sponsors and Collaborators
photonamic GmbH & Co. KG
Study Chair: Peter Radny, MD Dermatological group practice, Charlottenstraße 12, D-88045 Friedrichshafen, Germany

Responsible Party: photonamic GmbH & Co. KG Identifier: NCT01571336     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS 01
First Posted: April 5, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 27, 2016
Last Verified: September 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Keratosis, Actinic
Skin Diseases
Precancerous Conditions