An Observational Study of MabThera/Rituxan (Rituximab) in Combination With CHOP Chemotherapy in First-Line in Patients With Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

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First received: November 7, 2012
Last updated: May 4, 2016
Last verified: May 2016
This multicenter, observational study will evaluate the correlation between clinical and biological factors and International Prognostic Index (IPI) as prognostic factors in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma receiving first-line treatment with MabThera/Rituxan (rituximab) in combination with CHOP chemotherapy. Eligible patients receiving treatment according to standard of care and local guidelines will be followed for the duration of treatment (approximately 8 months) and during 1 year of follow-up.

Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Non-interventional, Post-marketing Study to Evaluate the Correlation Between Clinical and Biological Factors and IPI as Prognostic Factors in Patients With DLBCL in First Line Treatment With R-CHOP

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Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Treatment patterns in clinical practice: Number of treatment cycles received [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Event-free survival [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Response rates [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Safety: Incidence of adverse events [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 113
Study Start Date: December 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma treated in first line with R-CHOP

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, >18 years of age
  • Patients with diagnosed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in first-line treatment with R-CHOP

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior chemotherapy treatment for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
  • Contra-indications or exclusion criteria according to the Summary of Product Characteristics for MabThera/Rituxan
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01724294

Bucuresti, Romania, 030171
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier: NCT01724294     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML28497 
Study First Received: November 7, 2012
Last Updated: May 4, 2016
Health Authority: Romania: National Agency for Medicines and Medical Devices

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma, B-Cell
Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse
Immune System Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Neoplasms by Histologic Type processed this record on May 26, 2016