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Geriatric and Oncologic Assessment Before Treatment (GOAT)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02671994
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : February 2, 2016
Last Update Posted : January 4, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sambavy Nadaraja, Odense University Hospital

Brief Summary:
In a randomized controlled trial, the investigators wish to investigate, if oncologic treatment decision based on G8 screening followed by geriatric assessment and subsequent MDT, if needed, in older frail patients with gynaecologic and urologic cancer is superior to standard assessment (PS and clinical assessment) in oncologic treatment decision.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cancer Other: G8 screening Other: Geriatric assessment Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 114 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Other
Official Title: Significance of Geriatric Assessment for Optimal Treatment of Older Cancer Patients
Study Start Date : January 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2019

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: A (experimental group)
Oncologic treatment decision based on G8 screening followed by geriatric assessment and subsequent MDT, if needed, in addition to standard assessment (ECOG Performance Status + clinical assessment).
Other: G8 screening
Other: Geriatric assessment
No Intervention: B (control group)
Oncologic treatment decision based on standard assessment (ECOG Performance Status + clinical assessment).



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Feasibility of planned oncologic treatment (number of participants, who complete the planned oncologic treatment) [ Time Frame: 2 years ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   70 Years and older   (Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically verified gynaecologic cancer (ovarian, uterine, or cervical cancer) or urologic cancer (prostate, bladder, or kidney cancer).
  • Suited for first line medical oncologic treatment with chemotherapy and/or targeted therapy.
  • Age ≥ 70 years.
  • Understands, speaks, and writes Danish.
  • Signed informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous cancer diagnosis except for carcinoma in situ of the cervix or skin cancer other than malignant melanoma.
  • Previous chemotherapy and/or targeted therapy for current cancer diagnosis.
  • Previous radiation therapy or concomitant radiotherapy for current cancer diagnosis.
  • Surgery within the last 4 weeks.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02671994


Locations
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Denmark
Odense University Hospital
Odense, Denmark, 5000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Odense University Hospital
Investigators
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Study Director: Jørn Herrstedt, MD, DMSc Odense University Hospital
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Sambavy Nadaraja, MD, PhD student, Odense University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02671994    
Other Study ID Numbers: GOAT
First Posted: February 2, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 4, 2019
Last Verified: January 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided
Keywords provided by Sambavy Nadaraja, Odense University Hospital:
Geriatric Assessment
G8 screening
Oncologic treatment