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The Effect of Ketogenic Diet on Malignant Tumors- Recurrence and Progress

2014-07-23 21:09:45 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of the study is, to study the efficacy of the ketogenic diet in delaying or preventing recurrence and tumor growth progression of patients who have been previously treated by concomitant chemoradiotherapy (6 months) for high-grade glial tumors.

It will be an open-label trial of nutritional intervention for up to 1 year. An interim analysis of the data will be carried out to assess safety, compliance and efficacy of the diet. This will be reviewed by both SHS and the Clinical trial team.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Uncontrolled, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label

Conditions

Malignant Tumors

Intervention

Nutritional support with Standard diet, Nutritional intervention with the Ketogenic diet

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:45-0400

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