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Bone Pain Score Validation Initiative (ARIE)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02293642
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 18, 2014
Last Update Posted : August 10, 2018
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Brief Summary:
Translation and validation of the BOMET-QoL-10 questionnaire in Germany and assessment of its validity and responsiveness.

Condition or disease
Bone Metastasis

Detailed Description:
Aim of this study is to translate the questionnaire and to examine the psychometric properties of BOMET-QoL-10 in a German population. Correlations with the EORTC QLQ-C30/BM22 at the time of enrolment and throughout the study aim to verify that the BOMET-QoL-10 is reliable, valid and able to detect stabilization or changes in quality of life.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 370 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Epidemiology Study to Validate the BOMET-QoL-10 in Patients With Bone Metastasis in Germany
Study Start Date : December 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2016

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. QoL [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Validity and responsiveness of the BOMET-QoL-10 questionnaire in reference to EORTC QLQ-C30/BM-22

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Impact of characteristics on questionnaire scores [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Impact of tumour entity, comorbidity and further parameters on the scores of bone metastasis at baseline

  2. Sensitivity of questionnaire [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Sensitivity of BOMET-QoL-10 in patients with / without progression of the disease

  3. Sequence effects of questionnaires [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Influence on the order questionnaires are filled out

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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:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients diagnosed with bone metastases from primary cancers of the breast, kidney, lung or prostate

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female adults patients (≥ 18 years)
  • Diagnosed cancer of the breast, kidney, lung or prostate
  • Bone metastases
  • Estimated life expectancy of at least 6 months
  • Fluent German speaking, reading and writing
  • Informed written consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients without bone metastases
  • Participation in another study involving questionnaires
  • Patients not able to comply with the assessments specified in the protocol

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02293642

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Multiple Sites All Over Germany
Multiple Locations, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Principal Investigator: Norbert Marschner, MD Outpatient Centre for Interdisciplinary Oncology and Haematology, D-Freiburg
Publications of Results:
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Responsible Party: iOMEDICO AG
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02293642    
Other Study ID Numbers: IOM-268
First Posted: November 18, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 10, 2018
Last Verified: August 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Keywords provided by iOMEDICO AG:
primary cancers of the breast
primary cancers of the kidney
primary cancers of the lung
primary cancers of the prostate
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplastic Processes
Pathologic Processes