Comment Period Extended to 3/23/2015 for Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for FDAAA 801 and NIH Draft Reporting Policy for NIH-Funded Trials

Belgian Real Life Non-interventional Study (NIS) in Patients Treated With Xarelto Following an Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) (BOX-DVT)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bayer Identifier:
First received: May 14, 2013
Last updated: November 27, 2014
Last verified: November 2014

The objective of this NIS is to assess in a real-life setting, usage patterns and associated outcomes in the management (healthcare resource utilisation and associated costs) of patients with acute deep vein thrombosis treated with Xarelto, in accordance with the terms of the European marketing authorization and the Belgian reimbursement criteria.

Condition Intervention
Venous Thrombosis
Drug: Rivaroxaban (Xarelto, BAY59-7939)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Belgian Real Life Non-interventional Study (NIS) in Patients Treated With Xarelto® Following an Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Bayer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Real-life medical resource use consumption based on medical examination and patient diary cards [ Time Frame: Up to 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 131
Study Start Date: July 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2014
Primary Completion Date: November 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Rivaroxaban Drug: Rivaroxaban (Xarelto, BAY59-7939)
Starting dose (3 weeks): 15 mg BID, then 15 mg OD or 20 mg OD.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Ambulatory or hospitalized patients coming from the vascular diseases clinic of the participating hospitals


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients with a diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) within the past 9 months, enabling at least 3 months of therapy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who do not fulfil the Belgian reimbursement criteria of deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01855100

Many locations, Belgium
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Bayer Identifier: NCT01855100     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 16852, XA1314BE
Study First Received: May 14, 2013
Last Updated: November 27, 2014
Health Authority: Belgium: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Treatment of acute deep vein thrombosis
Prevention of recurrence
Oral anticoagulation
Real-life setting

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Venous Thromboembolism
Venous Thrombosis
Cardiovascular Diseases
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Hematologic Agents
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on February 25, 2015