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Caelyx in Ovarian Cancer: Prevention and Treatment of Infusion Reactions and Palmar-plantar Erythrodysesthesia (Study P04085)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier:
First received: August 26, 2008
Last updated: March 26, 2015
Last verified: March 2015
Results First Received: May 21, 2010  
Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only;   Time Perspective: Prospective
Condition: Ovarian Neoplasms
Intervention: Drug: Caelyx (Pegylated Lyposomal Doxorubicin)

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
Pegylated Lyposomal Doxorubicin 50 mg/m2 every 4 weeks for 6 cycles

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Pegylated Lyposomal Doxorubicin
STARTED   224 
Toxicity                6 
Tumor progression                56 
Withdrawal by Subject                13 
Death                9 
Reason for discontinuation not specified                29 
No documentation available                13 

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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
Pegylated Lyposomal Doxorubicin 50 mg/m2 every 4 weeks for 6 cycles

Baseline Measures
   Pegylated Lyposomal Doxorubicin 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
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Age [1] 
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Mean (Standard Deviation)
 62.4  (10.95) 
[1] Mean age was calculated for the Intent-to-Treat (ITT) population of 214.
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Female   224 
Male   0 
Region of Enrollment 
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Austria   224 

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Occurrences of Infusion Reactions and Palmar-Plantar Erythrodysesthesia (PPE)   [ Time Frame: The observational program was conducted over a period of 2 years ]

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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.

Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Senior Vice President, Global Clinical Development
Organization: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

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Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00743431     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P04085
Study First Received: August 26, 2008
Results First Received: May 21, 2010
Last Updated: March 26, 2015