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Evaluation of the Neoadjuvant Treatment With Oxaliplatin -UFT- Radiotherapy in Rectal Cancer

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00403624
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 27, 2006
Last Update Posted : August 27, 2010
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Brief Summary:

Primary objective:

- To evaluate the rate of responses to neoadjuvant therapy + radiotherapy

Secondary objective:

- tolerability (toxicity) and time to progression

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Rectal Neoplasms Drug: OXALIPLATIN Phase 1 Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 38 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Clinical Study to Evaluate a Protocol of Oxaliplatin -UFT- Radiotherapy for the Neoadjuvant Treatment Rectal Cancer
Study Start Date : July 2001
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2005

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Drug Information available for: Oxaliplatin

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Tumour response

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Disease free and Overall survival ; Adverse events

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

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Main criteria are listed hereafter:

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with measurable, histologically proven rectal cancer.
  • No history of previous malignancy but adequately treated skin / cervical cancer.
  • Adequate haematological, renal and liver function.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No cardiopulmonary insufficiency or coronary disease. No sensory neuropathy prior to study.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00403624

Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: José Mª Taboada, Dr. Sanofi
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Other Study ID Numbers: L_8128
First Posted: November 27, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 27, 2010
Last Verified: April 2008
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Rectal Neoplasms
Colorectal Neoplasms
Intestinal Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Rectal Diseases
Antineoplastic Agents