Prophylaxis of Thrombosis With Implantable Devices for Central Venous Access in Cancer Patients

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2008 by University Hospital, Limoges.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 31, 2008
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University Hospital, Limoges

September 14, 2005
September 20, 2005
December 31, 2008
August 1999
December 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Evaluation of the prevalence of symptomatic or asymptomatic deep venous thrombosis in cancer patients with implantable device for central venous access with or without prophylaxis :
  • Low molecular weight Heparin (LMWH) 2500 U anti-XA/day or Warfarine 1 mg/day during the first line of chemotherapy
Same as current
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  • - Detection of asymptomatic thrombosis related to implantable device estimated by a systematic echo-doppler. -
  • - Frequency of other symptomatic venous thromboembolic events between 3 groups.
  • Comparison of thrombosis prophylaxis by LMWH with warfarin at low dose
  • -Costs in the 3 strategies
  • - Tumoral response to chemotherapy in the 3 groups.
  • - Overall survival in each group.
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Prophylaxis of Thrombosis With Implantable Devices for Central Venous Access in Cancer Patients
Prophylaxis of Thrombosis With Implantable Devices for Central Venous Access in Cancer Patients : Phase III Randomised Study

This is a Phase III open-labed, multicenter, prospective, randomised study, and comparative 3-arms of 140 patients (i.e. 420 total patients).

Study period (date of first inclusion/last inclusion): 3 years Treatment period : 3 months

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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Drug: warfarine - low molecular heparin
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Lavau-Denes S, Lacroix P, Maubon A, Preux PM, Genet D, Vénat-Bouvet L, Labourey JL, Martin J, Slaouti P, Tubiana-Mathieu N. Prophylaxis of catheter-related deep vein thrombosis in cancer patients with low-dose warfarin, low molecular weight heparin, or control: a randomized, controlled, phase III study. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2013 Jul;72(1):65-73. doi: 10.1007/s00280-013-2169-y. Epub 2013 May 1.

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Same as current
December 2009
December 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • First line chemotherapy for solid tumor with:
  • Metastatic disease or
  • Involved nodes or
  • Unresectable tumor
  • Indication for Implantable device for central venous access
  • Potential survival > 3 months
  • ECOG performance status 0 to 2 (WHO)
  • Age between 18 and 75 years.
  • Social security guaranteed
  • Normal laboratory assessments (platelets> 100000/mm3, TP 60%, spontaneous TCA with M/T<1.5, TGO and TGP < 2xN, serum creatinin<120µmol/l)
  • Informed consent signed

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to understand informed consent or interfering with compliance for treatment or protocol Anti-coagulant treatment -related criteria
  • Acute infectious endocarditis
  • History related with heparin allergy or thrombopenia due to heparin
  • Uncontrolled high blood pressure (systolic blood pressure >180 mm Hg and/or diastolic blood pressure >110 mm Hg)
  • Hemorrhagic syndrome ongoing
  • Patient with platelet inhibitors treatment
  • Chronic, daily treatment with anti-coagulant therapy (LMWH or AVK), use as preventive or curative level
  • Patient with liver failure (TP<60%) or renal insufficiency (creatinin clearance< 20 ml/mn)
  • Women with pregnancy and lactating Pathology-related criteria
  • deep venous thrombosis history or pulmonary embolism (< 6 months)
  • Clinical suspicious of brain metastasis
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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Madame Marie SENGELEN/Directrice des Affaires Médicales et de la recherche Clinique, Chu Limoges
University Hospital, Limoges
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Principal Investigator: Nicole TUBIANA-MATHIEU, MD University Hospital, Limoges
University Hospital, Limoges
December 2008

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