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Epidemiological Study to Describe Non Small Cell Lung Cancer Clinical Management Patterns in MENA. Lung-EPICLIN/ Gulf (Lung-EPICLIN/G)

This study has been completed.
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First received: February 22, 2012
Last updated: May 23, 2016
Last verified: May 2016

February 22, 2012
May 23, 2016
June 2012
February 2015   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Use of health resources by collecting data about hospital description and characteristics, Disease Diagnosis Procedures and Therapy information [ Time Frame: April 2014(26 Months) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01562665 on Archive Site
Patient-Reported Outcomes (PRO) through self-administered questionnaires and the patients will be asked to complete them at each evaluation visit(25% of the whole sample) [ Time Frame: April 2014(26 Months) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Epidemiological Study to Describe Non Small Cell Lung Cancer Clinical Management Patterns in MENA. Lung-EPICLIN/ Gulf
Epidemiological Study to Describe NSCLC Clinical Management Patterns in MENA

The overall aim of the study is:

To provide accurate and reliable information regarding NSCLC clinical management across MENA region in order to detect unmet medical needs of this disease in terms of:

  • Patient and hospital characteristics.
  • Diagnostic and treatment approaches: initial and subsequent.
  • Follow-up patterns in clinical management.
  • Outcomes: symptoms, death, functionality, quality of life.
  • Use of resources and burden on patients and health care systems.
Epidemiological study to describe NSCLC clinical management patterns in MENA
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Probability Sample
Oncology Institutes
Non Small Cells Lung Cancer
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  • All Population
  • Sample of patients will be invited to complete Quality of Life
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
February 2015
February 2015   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Confirmed NSCLC diagnosis (e.g. bronchoscope or FNAB), all stages, men and women, attending the responsible department of treating this type of patients for the first time between November 1st, 2011 and August 30th, 2012 For PRO
  • Sub-sample:

    • ability to read and write since they will be asked to participate in the PRO part of the study.
  • Selection will not be based on the disease stage of each patient, in order to avoid a selection bias.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • According to the study design there will not be any exclusion criteria in order to provide a high validity and to obtain the most accurate real daily practice information.
Child, Adult, Senior
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Bahrain,   Qatar,   United Arab Emirates
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Principal Investigator: Kakil Rasul, CONSULTANT Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar
Principal Investigator: Ahmed El Khodary, CONSULTANT Kuwait Cancer Centre, Al Sabah Hospital, Kuwait
Principal Investigator: Norbert Drier, CONSULTANT Zayed Military Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Principal Investigator: Farid Khalifa, CONSULTANT Salmaniya Medical Complex, Bahrain
Principal Investigator: Mohamed Jaloudy, CONSULTANT Tawam Hospital ,Alain,Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
May 2016

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