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BOVARI: A Non-Interventional Study of Avastin (Bevacizumab) as Front-Line Treatment in Patients With Ovarian Cancer

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier:
First received: February 8, 2013
Last updated: November 1, 2016
Last verified: November 2016
This non-interventional study will evaluate the routine use and the safety and efficacy of Avastin (bevacizumab) as first-line treatment in patients with advanced ovarian cancer (epithelial ovarian cancer, fallopian tube carcinoma, primary peritoneal carcinoma). Newly diagnosed patients who are initiated on carboplatin/paclitaxel chemotherapy in combination with Avastin will be followed for up to 15 months of treatment and 12 months of follow-up.

Ovarian Cancer, Peritoneal Neoplasms

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Non-interventional Trial With Avastin as Front-line Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical/demographic patient characteristics at initiation of treatment [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ]
  • Duration of treatment [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ]
  • Treatment discontinuations/modifications [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety: Incidence of adverse events [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ]
  • Progression-free survival [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ]

Enrollment: 63
Study Start Date: October 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with newly diagnosed ovarian cancer (epithelial ovarian cancer, fallopian tube carcinoma or primary peritoneal carcinomas) with indication for carboplatin/paclitaxel chemotherapy in combination with Avastin

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, >/= 18 years of age
  • Patients with newly diagnosed advanced epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC), fallopian tube carcinoma (FTC) or primary peritoneal carcinomas (PPC) with indication for first-line carboplatin/paclitaxel chemotherapy in combination with Avastin

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindications for Avastin according to the Summary of Product Characteristics
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01788995

Innsbruck, Austria, 6020
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier: NCT01788995     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML28355
Study First Received: February 8, 2013
Last Updated: November 1, 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ovarian Neoplasms
Peritoneal Neoplasms
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Ovarian Diseases
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Abdominal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Adnexal Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Endocrine System Diseases
Gonadal Disorders
Digestive System Diseases
Peritoneal Diseases
Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Angiogenesis Modulating Agents
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Growth Inhibitors
Antineoplastic Agents processed this record on May 22, 2017