Feasibility Trial of Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified October 2011 by University of Oklahoma.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Oklahoma
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: December 19, 2007
Last updated: October 26, 2011
Last verified: October 2011

The purpose of this study is to evaluate giving chemotherapy drugs directly into the abdomen (belly) along with intravenous administration.

Condition Intervention Phase
Ovarian Cancer
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma
Uterine Cancer
Drug: Paclitaxel, Cisplatin IP
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Feasibility Trial of Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in Stage IA, IB, IC, II, III, IV and Recurrent Platinum Sensitive Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma and Stage III and IV Uterine Cancer

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Further study details as provided by University of Oklahoma:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine the proportion of patients who are able to receive 6 cycles of intraperitoneal cisplatin chemotherapy. [ Time Frame: 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To determine the frequency of dose reductions or dose delays due to neuropathy; To determine the frequency of dose reductions or dose delays due to metabolic, renal, or nausea and vomiting toxicity [ Time Frame: 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: January 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Paclitaxel, Cisplatin IP
    Paclitaxel 135 mg/m2 IV (3-hr infusion) on Day 1, Cisplatin 50 mg/m2 IP on Days 1 and 8, Repeat every 3 weeks for 6 cycles
Detailed Description:

Giving chemotherapy directly into the abdomen is called intraperitoneal (IP) chemotherapy. Because ovarian, fallopian, primary peritoneal and uterine cancer spread in the abdominal cavity, giving chemotherapy drugs by infusion into the abdominal cavity may result in a greater dose of the drugs reaching the tumor cells. Intraperitoneal treatments will be administered through an implantable peritoneal catheter. These catheters are to be inserted into the peritoneal cavity, tunneled through the subcutaneous tissue, and connected to an implantable port, which is placed in the subcutaneous tissue of the anterior, inferior thorax.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with stage IA, IB, IC, II, III, IV and recurrent platinum sensitive epithelial ovarian carcinoma, fallopian tube carcinoma, primary peritoneal carcinoma, or ovarian carcinosarcoma. Histologic subtypes which are eligible include serous adenocarcinoma, endometrioid adenocarcinoma, mucinous adenocarcinoma, undifferentiated carcinoma, clear cell adenocarcinoma, mixed epithelial carcinoma, transitional cell carcinoma, malignant Brenner's tumor, adenocarcinoma (not otherwise specified), and carcinosarcoma.
  • Patients with advanced endometrial carcinoma, of any histology, including endometrioid adenocarcinoma, clear cell adenocarcinoma, and serous papillary carcinoma.
  • Patients with uterine carcinosarcoma of any stage are eligible.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma of low malignant potential (borderline carcinomas).
  • Patients with septicemia, severe infection, or acute hepatitis.
  • Patients with prior malignancy or cancer treatment within the last five years.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00582205

United States, Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States, 73104
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Oklahoma
Principal Investigator: Joan Walker, MD University of Oklahoma
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of Oklahoma
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00582205     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: WalkerIP
Study First Received: December 19, 2007
Last Updated: October 26, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by University of Oklahoma:
Ovarian Cancer
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma
Uterine Cancer
Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
IP Chemotherapy
Gynecologic Cancer
Women's Cancer
Recurrent Platinum Sensitive Ovarian Cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ovarian Neoplasms
Uterine Neoplasms
Fallopian Tube Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Ovarian Diseases
Adnexal Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Endocrine System Diseases
Gonadal Disorders
Uterine Diseases
Fallopian Tube Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Radiation-Sensitizing Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Tubulin Modulators
Antimitotic Agents
Mitosis Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic

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