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An Observational Study of Tarceva (Erlotinib) in Routine Practice For First Line Maintenance Therapy in Patients With Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier:
First received: September 1, 2010
Last updated: November 1, 2016
Last verified: November 2016
This observational study will investigate the tolerability and efficacy of Tarceva (erlotinib) in daily clinical practice under routine conditions in patients with locally advanced or metastatic non small cell lung cancer. Data will be collected for approximately 12 months.

Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Erlotinib (Tarceva) in Routine Clinical Practice for First Line Maintenance Therapy (1LM) in Patients With Advanced Non Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall survival at 1 year [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Tolerability of Tarceva in daily clinical practice under routine conditions [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  • Efficacy of Tarceva in daily clinical practice under routine conditions [ Time Frame: 12 months ]
  • Reproducibility of the results of the controlled SATURN study [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Enrollment: 289
Study Start Date: June 2010
Study Completion Date: July 2013
Primary Completion Date: July 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Non small cell lung cancer patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (stage IIIb or IV) with stable disease after 4 cycles of standard platinum-based first-line chemotherapy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not willing or not able to sign written informed consent form
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01194050

Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany, 78052
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier: NCT01194050     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML22816
Study First Received: September 1, 2010
Last Updated: November 1, 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms
Erlotinib Hydrochloride
Antineoplastic Agents
Protein Kinase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 25, 2017