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BOVARI: A Non-Interventional Study of Avastin (Bevacizumab) as Front-Line Treatment in Patients With Ovarian Cancer

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified November 2014 by Hoffmann-La Roche
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First received: February 8, 2013
Last updated: November 24, 2014
Last verified: November 2014

This non-interventional study will evaluate the routine use and the safety and e fficacy of Avastin (bevacizumab) as first-line treatment in patients with advanc ed ovarian cancer (epithelial ovarian cancer, fallopian tube carcinoma, primary peritoneal carcinoma). Newly diagnosed patients who are initiated on carboplatin

/paclitaxel chemotherapy in combination with Avastin will be followed for up to 15 months of treatment and 12 months of follow-up.

Ovarian Cancer, Peritoneal Neoplasms

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Non-interventional Trial With Avastin as Front-line Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

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Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical/demographic patient characteristics at initiation of treatment [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Duration of treatment [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Treatment discontinuations/modifications [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety: Incidence of adverse events [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Progression-free survival [ Time Frame: approximately 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: October 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients with newly diagnosed ovarian cancer (epithelial ovarian cancer, fallopian tube carcinoma or primary peritoneal carcinomas) with indication for carboplatin/paclitaxel chemotherapy in combination with Avastin


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, >/= 18 years of age
  • Patients with newly diagnosed advanced epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC), fallopian tube carcinoma (FTC) or primary peritoneal carcinomas (PPC) with indication for first-line carboplatin/paclitaxel chemotherapy in combination with Avastin

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindications for Avastin according to the Summary of Product Characteristics
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01788995

Contact: Reference Study ID Number: ML28355 888-662-6728 (U.S. Only)

Innsbruck, Austria, 6020
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche Identifier: NCT01788995     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML28355
Study First Received: February 8, 2013
Last Updated: November 24, 2014
Health Authority: Austria: Bundesamt für Sicherheit im Gesundheitswesen (BASG)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ovarian Neoplasms
Peritoneal Neoplasms
Abdominal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Neoplasms by Site
Ovarian Diseases
Urogenital Neoplasms
Adnexal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female
Gonadal Disorders
Peritoneal Diseases processed this record on November 25, 2014