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AIDA2000 - Risk-Adapted Therapy for Patients With Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia

2014-08-27 03:50:28 | BioPortfolio

Summary

In AIDA 2000 therapy of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) is given in a risk-adapted manner. Risk factors are age and white-blood-cell (WBC)-count at diagnosis. Induction therapy is done with ATRA and idarubicin followed by postremission therapy with daunorubicin and mitoxantrone in age adapted dosages. Patients with an high WBC were additionally treated with cytarabine. Finally a two year period of maintenance therapy with 6-mercaptopurine, methotrexate and ATRA is performed.

Description

In AIDA 2000 therapy of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) is given in a risk-adapted manner. Risk factors are age and white-blood-cell (WBC)-count at diagnosis. Induction therapy is done with ATRA and idarubicin followed by postremission therapy with daunorubicin and mitoxantrone in age adapted dosages. Patients with an high WBC were additionally treated with cytarabine. Finally a two year period of maintenance therapy with 6-mercaptopurine, methotrexate and ATRA is performed.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Historical Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Leukemia, Promyelocytic, Acute

Intervention

all-trans retinoid acid, idarubicin, mitoxantrone, daunorubicin, cytarabine

Location

Department of Medicine I, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus
Dresden
Germany
01307

Status

Recruiting

Source

Dresden University of Technology

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:50:28-0400

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