A Phase II/III Study of Peri-operative Nivolumab and Ipilimumab in Patients with Locoregional Esophageal and Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma

Date Added
May 23rd, 2022
PRO Number
Pro00121054
Researcher
Albert Lockhart

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Keywords
Cancer/Gastrointestinal, Esophagus
Summary

This study is for patients with locoregional esophageal or gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma. This study is being done to find out if adding immunotherapy before and after usual approaches are better or worse than the usual approach for your locoregional esophageal or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
HCC Clinical Trials Office
(843) 792-9321
hcc-clinical-trials@musc.edu

RETHINK REFLUX Registry Research to further inform thinking about the role of LINX for Ref lux Disease

Date Added
November 17th, 2020
PRO Number
Pro00105721
Researcher
Jeffrey Thomas

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Keywords
Digestive System, Esophagus, Stomach
Summary

It is well understood that gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a serious health condition.1 GERD, which often manifests as heartburn or regurgitation, is a chronic disorder associated with substantial morbidity and has a major adverse impact on patients quality of life.2, 3 Currently, there are limited options for GERD patients seeking a surgical option to treat their disease. One option for anti-reflux surgery is the LINX® Reflux Management System.4 The RETHINK REFLUX Registry (Research to further inform thinking about the role of LINX for Reflux Disease) will monitor long-term outcomes in the areas of safety, effectiveness, health economics and healthcare utilization over 10 years post-LINX surgery.

Institution
Self Regional
Recruitment Contact
Heather Rich
864-943-2416
heather.rich@selfregional.org

Comparison of 24-hours versus 72-hours of octreotide infusion along with endoscopic therapy in preventing early rebleed from esophageal varices: a multi-center, randomized clinical study

Date Added
July 16th, 2013
PRO Number
Pro00027015
Researcher
Don Rockey

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Keywords
Digestive System, Esophagus, Liver, Vascular
Summary

The study will compare two durations of treatment with Octreotide in patients with confirmed esophageal variceal hemorrhage who have undergone successful endoscopy and possible endoscopic therapy for control of bleeding. All procedures including the treatment are the standard of care. Octreotide infusion and endoscopic therapy for esophageal variceal bleeding are not investigational.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Mary Hart
843-876-8439
hartmm@musc.edu



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