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A total of 108 males with advanced prostate cancer will be enrolled into this study. Patients must have undergone prostate cancer staging within 180 days of enrollment. 54 patients will be randomized to receive hormone therapy alone and 54 patients will be randomized to receive hormone therapy plus the MDX-010 therapy.
This trial has been designed to ensure the capture of both treatment mechanism-specific data as well as clinically meaningful data within a relatively compressed study interval. Thus, this trial is constructed around a single inductive short-term cycle of AA therapy.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Combination Androgen Ablative Therapy, MDX-010 therapy
Active, not recruiting
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:50:53-0400
The purpose of this study is to assess the effect of zoledronic acid on bone mineral density in prostatic cancer patients currently receiving androgen deprivation therapy.
Study of Biweekly Docetaxel plus Androgen-Deprivation Therapy (ADT) in Patients with Previously-Untreated, Metastatic, Prostatic Adenocarcinoma
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Exercise intervention for men with prostate cancer on androgen deprivation therapy.
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An anti-androgen that, in the form of its acetate (CYPROTERONE ACETATE), also has progestational properties. It is used in the treatment of hypersexuality in males, as a palliative in prostatic carcinoma, and, in combination with estrogen, for the therapy of severe acne and hirsutism in females.
Preliminary cancer therapy (chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormone/endocrine therapy, immunotherapy, hyperthermia, etc.) that precedes a necessary second modality of treatment.
Tumors or cancer of the PROSTATE which can grow in the presence of low or residual amount of androgen hormones such as TESTOSTERONE.
A synthetic non-aromatizable androgen and anabolic steroid. It binds strongly to the androgen receptor and has therefore also been used as an affinity label for this receptor in the prostate and in prostatic tumors.
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