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EpSSG (European Soft Tissue Sarcoma Study Group) Protocol for Non-Metastatic Rhabdomyosarcoma in Children

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: NCT00339118
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2006 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : June 20, 2006
Last Update Posted : June 20, 2006
Information provided by:
Sheba Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is achieve standardization treatment of low and intermediate risk rhabdomyosarcoma patients, with an attempt to improve treatment results in high and very high risk patients by the addition of doxorubicin as induction treatment and at the maintenance phase.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Rhabdomyosarcoma Drug: doxorubicin, cytoxan Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)

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Drug Information available for: Doxorubicin

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. event free survival
  2. overall survival

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 21 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • child
  • non metastatic rhabdomyosarcoma
  • adequate heart, kidney, liver function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • age over 21 years, under 6 months
  • metastatic disease
  • heart, kidney, liver disease

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00339118

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Contact: Iris Kventsel, MD 97235303037

Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Iris Kventsel, MD Sheba Medical Center
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00339118    
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-06-4013-IK-CTIL
First Posted: June 20, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 20, 2006
Last Verified: June 2006
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Neoplasms, Muscle Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antirheumatic Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Alkylating
Alkylating Agents
Myeloablative Agonists