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Current Management of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST) in the Region of Coquimbo

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: NCT00564265
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 27, 2007
Results First Posted : October 21, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 11, 2011
Information provided by:
Cirujanos la Serena

Brief Summary:
This is a retrospective analysis and description of the preferred diagnostic and treatment methods employed on GIST on the Region of Coquimbo from 2003 to 2008.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Other: Observation

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 24 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Outcomes of Surgical Treatment of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors in the IV Region of Chile
Study Start Date : January 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2008

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
GIST from all gastrointestinal origins: esophagus, stomach, duodenum, jejunum, ileum, colon and rectum
Other: Observation
Not applied

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of Patients Who Survived [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
    The outcomes were measured through follow-up visits of the patients to the out-patient clinic of our institution at 15 days, 1 month, 3 months, 6 months, 1 year, and after that, every year after the surgical treatment.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients operated on for GIST

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All operated patients with GIST
  • Positive immunohistochemistry

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with GIST not operated
  • Patients with GIST operated on but without immunohistochemistry

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00564265

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Hospital De La Serena
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile
Sponsors and Collaborators
Cirujanos la Serena
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Principal Investigator: Marcelo A Beltran, MD Hospital de La Serena

Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Sobelcru Ltda Identifier: NCT00564265    
Other Study ID Numbers: HLS-0047-11-07
First Posted: November 27, 2007    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: October 21, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 11, 2011
Last Verified: September 2010
Keywords provided by Cirujanos la Serena:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Neoplasms, Connective Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases