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Partial Response to PPI Treatment: The Cost to Society and the Burden to the Patient - a Study in France (REMAIN)

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: NCT00842855
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 12, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 7, 2011
i3 Innovus
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to describe common treatment pathways, to collect health care utilization data and to assess symptom load as well as impact of symptoms on daily life in GERD patients who are partial-responders to PPI treatment.

Condition or disease
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 275 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Partial Response to PPI Treatment: The Cost to Society and the Burden to the Patient
Study Start Date : February 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2010

274 GERD patients, partial responders to PPI treatment

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Productivity loss; Frequency and severity of GERD symptoms; Health care resource use [ Time Frame: Collected at enrollment visit and at 3, 6, 9 and 12 month follow-up. (Health care resource use is collected by the physician at enrollment visit and 6 and 12 month follow-up) ]
  2. Utility values; Quality of Life [ Time Frame: Collected at enrollment visit and at 6 and 12 month follow-up. ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) classified as partial responders to proton pump inhibitors (PPIs).

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least 6 month history of GERD symptoms
  • Treated with unchanged optimized PPI treatment for any GERD indication during the last 4 weeks before enrollment
  • Remaining GERD symptoms despite optimized PPI treatment
  • Able to read and write in French, and able to comply with study requirements

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients that have not experienced any GERD symptom improvement at all during PPI treatment
  • Involvement in the planning or conduct of the study
  • Involvement in any other observational study or in any clinical study at the time of this study or during the last 6 months
  • Prior surgery of the upper GI tract

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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00842855

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Bandol, France
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Beaumont sur Oise, France
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Beausoleil, France
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Behren Les Forbach, France
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Berck-sur-mer, France
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Bievres, France
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Bordeaux, France
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Bressuire, France
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Brest, France
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Cambrai, France
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Chalon sur Saone, France
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Colmar, France
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Cornebarrieu, France
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Creil, France
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Creteil, France
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Dieppe, France
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Freyming Merlebach, France
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Gien, France
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Hagondange, France
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Ivoy Le Pre, France
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La Garde, France
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La Rochelle, France
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La Seyne sur Mer, France
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Le Lavandou, France
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Lyon, France
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Marseille, France
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Mont-de-Marsan, France
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Nice, France
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Paris, France
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Rouen, France
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Saint-mandrier, France
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SANARY-sur-Mer, France
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Sanary, France
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Six Fours les plages, France
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Six-fours, France
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St Cyr sur Mer, France
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St Jeannet, France
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St Mande, France
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Stiring Wendel, France
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Toulon, France
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Toulouse, France
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Toussieu, France
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Venerque, France
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Verdun, France
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Versailles, France
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Witry les Reims, France
Sponsors and Collaborators
i3 Innovus
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Principal Investigator: Pr Stanislas Bruley des Varannes, MD PhD Institut des Maladies de l'Appareil digestif
Study Director: Marie Sundin AstraZeneca
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Responsible Party: Debra Silberg, MD PhD, Medical Science Director, AstraZeneca R&D Identifier: NCT00842855    
Other Study ID Numbers: D9120N00013
First Posted: February 12, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 7, 2011
Last Verified: February 2011
Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
partial responders
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Gastroesophageal Reflux
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Deglutition Disorders
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases