Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
01/07/2001
Date assigned
01/07/2001
Last edited
26/02/2015
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

- - -

ORCID ID

Contact details

UKCCCR Register Co-ordinator
MRC Clinical Trials Unit
222 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DA
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

BAL

Study information

Scientific title

Trial of topical British Anti-Lewisite (BAL) to prevent cyclophosphamide induced alopeciae

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Lung (non-small cell) cancer

Intervention

1. BAL Group: Chemotherapy, single-agent cyclophosphamide plus topical application of BAL. BAL lotion to be applied to posterior half of the scalp including occipital parietal areas two hours before and within 15 minutes of completing cyclophosphamide infusion. BAL to be left on the scalp for two to three hours.
2. Control Group: Chemotherapy, single-agent cyclophosphamide.

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

British Anti-Lewisite, cyclophosphamide

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2000

Overall trial end date

31/12/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Lung cancer patients due to receive single-agent cyclophosphamide
2. Hair to be cut as short as possible before application of BAL

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2000

Recruitment end date

31/12/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

MRC Clinical Trials Unit
London
NW1 2DA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Cancer Research UK (CRUK) (UK)

Sponsor details

PO Box 123
Lincoln's Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3PX
United Kingdom
+44 (0)207 317 5186
kate.law@cancer.org.uk

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

http://www.cancer.org.uk

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Cancer Research UK

Alternative name(s)

CRUK

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes