Clinical Trial Information

SCHEMA S0820

PROTOCOL: SWOG=S0820

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Patients must have a history of Stage 0, I, II or III colon or rectal adenocarcinoma that has been treated per standard care with resection alone or in combination with radiation or chemotherapy. Adjuvant chemotherapy and RT treatment must have been completed at least 30 days prior to registration.
  2. Patients with history of segmental resections are eligible (i.e. right colectomy, extended right colectomy, transverse colectomy, left
    colectomy, extended left colectomy, sigmoid colectomy, low anterior resection, abdominoperineal resection). The definition of resection does not include endomucosal resection (EMR). Patients that have received total proctocolectomy are ineligible. In addition to segmental resections, the following types of procedures are allowed: Polypectomy: For Tis (Stage 0) or pT1 patients only, resection may consist entirely of polypectomy (without completion of partial colectomy) if ALL of the following criteria are met:

    1. Single specimen, completely removed.
      • Clear margins
      • None of the following must be present:
      o Moderate or poor differentiation
      o Lymphovascular invasion
      o Perineural invasion
    2. Transanal excision is allowed for pT1 rectal cancer patients with well or moderately differentiated tumors.
  3. Patients must be at least 18 years of age.
  4. Patients must not have a known history of familial adenomatous polyposis, hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, biallelic mismatch repair deficiency syndrome (BMMRD), or constitutional mismatch repair deficiency syndrome (CMMRD).
  5. Patients must have a Zubrod Performance Status of 0 – 1 .
  6. Patients must not be expecting to receive radiation or additional chemotherapy.
  7. Patients must not be receiving or plan to receive concomitant oral or intravenous corticosteroids on a regular basis, nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), nor anticoagulants on a regular or predictable intermittent basis. (NSAID use may not exceed 10 days per month.) Patients may receive daily aspirin for cardiovascular prophylaxis as long as ASA is ≤ 100 mg per day or ≤ two 325 mg tablets per week. Inhaled steroids (i.e. for asthma or related conditions) are allowed.


Clinical Trial Information

SCHEMA EAQ162CD

PROTOCOL: ECOG-EAQ162CD

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Age ≥ 18 years.
  2. Patients must have a life expectancy of ≥ 24 months.
  3. ECOG performance status of  0-3.
  4. Patients must have a newly diagnosed colon or rectal cancer or rectosigmoid junction (initial diagnosis, either a biopsy or curative surgery, whichever is most recent) within 60 days of registration and have either not yet received radiation or chemotherapy or are starting radiation or chemotherapy on the same day as registration.
  5. Patients must have Stage I, II, or III disease at the time of enrollment and will be treated with curative-intent. This can be defined either clinically or pathologically if they have already undergone surgery. For staging of both colon and rectal cancer.
  6. Patients are not eligible if they are already enrolled on a treatment clinical trial at the time of registration.
  7.  Patients are not eligible if they are to receive treatment at an outside facility throughout the duration of the trial.
  8. Patients who choose to not receive radiation and/or chemotherapy after a curative-intent surgery are eligible to participate.
  9. Patients with a history of previous malignancy (except non-melanoma skin or cervical in-situ cancer) treated (with either surgery,
    chemotherapy, and/or radiation) within the last 3 years are not eligible because it is possible that their employment and burden due to cancer care may be impacted by their previous malignancy and therefore add heterogeneity to the study.
  10. Patients with two primary cancers that consist of colon, rectal or colorectal are not eligible.


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SCHEMA NRG-CC004

PROTOCOL: NRG-CC004

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Diagnosis of breast or gynecologic cancer, all types (examples are DCIS, LCIS, invasive breast, ovarian, endometrial, vulvar, cervical and vaginal).
  2. Completed definitive therapy consisting of surgery, chemotherapy or radiation therapy at least 180 days ago (may continue on Herceptin or endocrine therapy).
  3. Post-menopausal.
  4. Age ≥ 18.
  5. Vaginal estrogen is allowed, for all protocol disease sites, if dose equal to or less than that in estring (<7.5 mcg) and it has been used for at least 30 days with no plans to stop or alter use during the course of the study.
  6. Antidepressants for mood and hot flashes, including SSRI’s (that are not CYP2D6 substrates) will be allowed if patients have been on for the last 60 days and the dose is not expected to change during the course of the study. Only subthreshold or low dose
    antidepressants will be allowed, not antidepressants that have been titrated up to the highest doses for depression management (examples but not a comprehensive list are Lexapro 5-10 mg, Celexa 10 – 20 mg and Effexor –up to 75 mg is allowed).


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SCHEMA A221701

PROTOCOL: Alliance-A221701

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Current cancer diagnosis, about to receive everolimus.
  2. Not currently receiving chemotherapy.
  3. Not currently suffering from stomatitis/mucositis or mouth ulcers.
  4. Patients should not receive any other agent considered treatment for stomatitis.
  5. No history of candida infection (thrush) within the last 3 months.
  6. Not currently being treated with corticosteroids.
  7. ECOG Performance Status ≤ 2.
  8. Age ≥18 years.


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SCHEMA A221602

PROTOCOL: Alliance-A221602

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Diagnosis of malignant disease.
  2. No prior history of chemotherapy for any malignancy.
  3. Scheduled to receive IV HEC (either cisplatin-containing AST or ALT ≤3 x upper limit of normal (ULN) regimen or doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide.
  4. No nausea or vomiting ≤24 hours prior to registration.
  5. Age ≥18 years.
  6. ECOG Performance Status 0, 1 or 2.
  7. No radiotherapy within 7 days prior to registration or planned for one week after the current dose of chemotherapy.

 



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SCHEMA WF97116

PROTOCOL: Wake Forest-Wf97116

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Women ≥18 years old with history of invasive breast cancer.
  2.  Must have completed at least 4 cycles of adjuvant/neo-adjuvant cytotoxic chemotherapy between 1 and 5 years prior to enrollment (Ongoing herceptin or other chronic HER 2 directed therapies are allowed).
  3. Patients receiving ongoing hormonal therapy for breast cancer must be on the same hormonal agent for at least 3 months prior to study enrollment and plan to continue for the duration of the study (9 months).
  4. Use of psychotropic medications (anti-depressants, anxiolytics, sleeping aids, narcotics) is permitted if the patient whose eligibility is being assessed has been on the medication for at least 12 weeks. The dose of this medication must be stable for at least 4 weeks prior to enrollment.
  5. Patients who were previously on one of these psychotropic medications and have subsequently discontinued the drug must have been off the medication for at least 4 weeks prior to enrollment.
  6. Patients who have been on a psychotropic medication for at least 12 weeks but have recently switched to a medicine in the same class (for example, switching from one SSRI antidepressant to a different SSRI antidepressant) need to be on a stable dose ofthe new medication for at least 4 weeks prior to enrollment to be eligible.
  7. ECOG performance status 0-2.
  8.  No evidence of or suspected recurrent or metastatic disease.
  9.  No prior brain irradiation.
  10.  No planned therapy (surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, or immunotherapy) while on the study for brain and/or extracranial primary/metastatic disease.


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SCHEMA URCC-18007

PROTOCOL: URCC-18007

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Be female at least 18 years of age.
  2. Been diagnosed with Stage I-III breast cancer.
  3. Be currently breast cancer-free.
  4. Report moderate to severe fatigue in the past week.
  5. Attribute their fatigue to cancer and/or its treatment.
  6. Have completed surgery, radiation, standard dose chemotherapy, and/or targeted therapy 12-60 months previously (participants can be receiving hormonal therapy – i.e., tamoxifen, anastrozole, letrozole, exemestane).
  7. No other medical condition in which fatigue is a prominent symptom as documented in the medical chart (e.g., anemia, autoimmune disease, sleep apnea).
  8.  Not be currently taking Bupropion, Wellbutrin, Forfivo, Aplenzin, or Zyban (i.e., bupropion prescribed
    for other indications); an anti-depressant including but not limited to an MAOI inhibitor, antipsychotic, a systemic anti-TNF agent, linezolid, methylene blue, or a systemic corticosteroid (patients who have previously completed treatment with these agents at least one week prior and meet all other eligibility criteria are eligible to participate). Participants should be off an MAOI for at least 2 weeks prior to study entry.

 



Clinical Trial Information

SCHEMA 16070

PROTOCOL: URCC-16070

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Have a diagnosis of breast cancer and be chemotherapy naïve. Note: Prior methotrexate for non-cancerous conditions is allowed.
  2. Be scheduled to receive a single-day chemotherapy regimen that contains doxorubicin, and/or cyclophosphamide, and/or carboplatin. Herceptin® (trastuzumab) and other chemotherapy agents will be allowed with any of these regimens.
  3. Be scheduled to receive an antiemetic regimen that does not contain Akynzeo®.
    1. • For chemotherapy regimens with a high emetic risk, the antiemetic regimen must include an NK-1 antagonist receptor, a 5HT3 receptor antagonist and dexamethasone. Other antiemetics, including additional dexamethasone and olanzapine, may also be included at cycle one.
    2. For chemotherapy regimens with a moderate emetic risk, the antiemetic regimen must include a 5HT3 receptor antagonist and dexamethasone. Other antiemetics, including additional dexamethasone and olanzapine, may also be included at cycle one.
  4. Be female and at least 18 years of age.
  5. Have ECOG performance status of 0, 1, or 2.

 



Clinical Trial Information

SCHEMA EAZ171

PROTOCOL: ECOG-EAZ171

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Patients must be women with a known stage I-III invasive breast cancer diagnosis. Registration must occur within 84 days from the
    date of diagnosis.
  2. Patients must be age ≥ 18 years.
  3. Patients must have plans to receive either neoadjuvant or adjuvant:
    1. Every 3-week docetaxel x 4-6 cycles  OR
    2. Weekly paclitaxel x 4 cycles.
  4. Patients must self-identify their race as black, African American, or of African descent. Patients may be of any ethnicity.
  5. Patients must not have received prior taxane or prior/concurrent platinum therapy.
  6. Patients must not have received neoadjuvant anti-HER2 therapy.
  7. Patients with a history of other cancers are eligible if they have not received prior taxane or platinum or vinca alkaloid therapy.
  8. ECOG Performance status 0-1.
  9. Patients must not have pre-existing peripheral neuropathy.


Clinical Trial Information

SCHEMA A011401

PROTOCOL: Alliance-A011401

Please Note: Below is a brief description of eligibility, please contact GHCI Research Department to discuss full eligibility requirements.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Histologic diagnosis of invasive breast cancer within the past 14 months .
  2. Her-2 negative.
  3. Eligibility is determined by TNM staging. Eligible TNM stages include, ER and PR negative: T2-3N0 or T0-3N1-3 (patients with disease T0N0, T1N0 and T1N1mi disease are not eligible) ER and/or PR positive: T0-3N1-3, or T3N0 (patients with T0N0, T1N0, T2N0 or T1N1mi and T2N1mi disease are not eligible).
  4. All adjuvant or neoadjuvant chemotherapy, radiation and surgery completed at least 21 days prior to registration.
  5. Participants must be women.
  6. Age ≥ 18 years.
  7. ECOG Performance Status 0 or 1.
  8. No history of other malignancy within past 4 years and no comorbid conditions that would cause life expectancy of less than 5 years.
  9. No diabetes mellitus currently being treated with insulin or sulfonylurea drugs .
  10. BMI ≥27 kg/m2 at the time of study enrollment.
  11. Self-reported ability to walk at least 2 blocks (at any pace).

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