Cancer Control Following Polypectomy

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Medical College of Wisconsin
St. Lukes hospital in Racine, Wiscousin
Massachusetts General Hospital
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Valley Presbyterian Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00591279
First received: December 26, 2007
Last updated: January 31, 2014
Last verified: January 2014
  Purpose

This study evaluates strategies for the surveillance of post-polypectomy patients for the control of bladder cancer


Condition
Colon Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cancer Control Following Polypectomy

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • evaluate strategies for the surveillance of post-polypectomy patients [ Time Frame: 6 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

fecal occult blood


Enrollment: 110
Study Start Date: February 1981
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
A
Barium enema and colonoscopy at one and three years after entry.
B
Barium enema and colonoscopy at three years only after entry.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients undergoing colorectal cancer screening

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • referral for colonoscopy or
  • referral for proctoscopy or for a complete colonoscopy after a proctoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • prior history of colon cancer, unrelated polypectomy, inflammatory bowel disease, family history of familial polyposis
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00591279

Locations
United States, New York
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York, United States, 10065
Sponsors and Collaborators
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Medical College of Wisconsin
St. Lukes hospital in Racine, Wiscousin
Massachusetts General Hospital
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Valley Presbyterian Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Sidney Winawer, MD Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00591279     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 81-035
Study First Received: December 26, 2007
Last Updated: January 31, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center:
large bowel cancer
polyps
colorectal cancer

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 16, 2014