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NCT01346267 : Acupressure in Controlling Nausea in Young Patients Receiving Highly Emetogenic Chemotherapy
PhasePhase 3
AgesMin: 4 Years Max: 18 Years
Eligibility
INCLUSION CRITERIA:

- 4 to 18 years of age, inclusive. The patient's cognitive ability must be considered
by a parent or healthcare professional to be at least at a 4 year-old level.

- Newly diagnosed (i.e., not relapsed) with any malignancy.

- Patients are not required to be registered on a COG therapeutic trial.

- The patient's current chemotherapy treatment plan must include at least 1 course of

- cisplatin at ? 50 mg/m2/dose or

- ifosfamide plus etoposide or doxorubicin or

- cyclophosphamide plus an anthracycline.

- Patients may have previously received other chemotherapy.

- The patient's current treatment plan must include an anti-emetic regimen with either
ondansetron or granisetron on a scheduled basis. Patients may also receive
dexamethasone for antiemetic prophylaxis during the acute phase at the discretion of
the treating physician. Patients ? 12 years old may also receive aprepitant in
conjunction with dexamethasone for antiemetic prophylaxis at the discretion of the
treating physician.

- Patients needing anti-emetic treatment for breakthrough nausea/vomiting may also
receive anti-emetic agents on an as needed (PRN) basis.

- The patient (parent/guardian) must be English-speaking (i.e., able to read and speak
in English) since the PeNAT has been validated only in English.

- All patients and/or their parents or legal guardians must sign a written informed
consent (patient assent is also recommended when applicable according to each
institution's policy).

EXCLUSION CRITERIA:

- Prior history of acupressure use.

- Scheduled use of antiemetic agents other than ondansetron, granisetron, dexamethasone
or aprepitant. Patients may receive other antiemetic agents PRN for breakthrough
nausea/vomiting but not on a scheduled basis
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Locations
Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Facility: Hospital for Sick Children
Investigator: Lillian Sung, MD
Contact: Rachel Alix Phone: 416-813-4976
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Long Beach, California
Facility: Miller Children's Hospital
Investigator: Amanda Termuhlen, MD
Contact: Devin Murphy, MSW Phone: 562-933-8626
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Los Angeles, California
Facility: Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Investigator: David Freyer, MD
Contact: Diana Palma Phone: 323-361-5973
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Hartford, Connecticut
Facility: Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Investigator: Michael Isakoff, MD
Contact: Tiffany Ruiz Phone: 860-837-5877
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Wilmington, Delaware
Facility: A I duPont Hospital for Children
Investigator: E. Anders Kolb, MD
Contact: Ande Wrightson, RN Phone: 302-651-5584
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Washington, District of Columbia
Facility: Childrens National Medical Center
Investigator: Jeffrey Dome, MD, PhD
Contact: Kelsey Hilton Phone: 202-476-4247
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Fort Myers, Florida
Facility: Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida at Lee Memorial
Investigator: Emad Salman, MD
Contact: Molly Arnstrom Phone: 239-343-6959
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Jacksonville, Florida
Facility: Nemours Children's Clinic
Investigator: Eric Sandler, MD
Contact: Ingrid Ingram, RN, BSN Phone: 904-697-3985
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Loxahatchee, Florida
Facility: Palms West Hospital
Investigator: Melissa Singer, MD MPH FAAP
Contact: Patricia Swasey, MSN RN CPON Phone: 561-791-8134
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Orlando, Florida
Facility: Nemours Children's Clinic - Orlando
Investigator: Ramamoorthy Nagasubramanian, MD
Contact: Kristen Gibbs Phone: 407-650-7652
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Pensacola, Florida
Facility: Nemours Children's Clinic - Pensacola
Investigator: Jeffrey Schwartz, MD
Contact: Dannah McCormick Phone: 850-505-4794
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Saint Petersburg, Florida
Facility: All Children's Hospital
Investigator: Gregory Hale, MD
Contact: Ashley Repp Phone: 727-767-4784
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Tampa, Florida
Facility: Tampa General Hospital
Investigator: Cameron Tebbi, MD
Contact: Denise Fife, RN, CCRP Phone: 813-844-7829
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Facility: Kapiolani Medical for Women and Children
Investigator: Robert Wilkinson, MD
Contact: Gayle Kearney Phone: 808-983-6386
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Facility: Ochsner Clinic Foundation New Orleans
Investigator: Craig Lotterman, MD
Contact: Melissa Forschler, RN Phone: 504-842-3903
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Boston, Massachusetts
Facility: Dana Farber Cancer Institute at Boston Children's Hospital
Investigator: Nicole Ullrich, MD PhD
Contact: Ahmed M Faisal Phone: 617-632-5376
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New York City, New York
Facility: Columbia University Medical Center
Investigator: Elena Ladas, PhD, RD
Contact: Margie Negron Phone: 212-305-8630
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Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Facility: Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Investigator: Thomas McLean, MD
Contact: Graham Keyes Phone: 336-716-9027
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Toledo, Ohio
Facility: Mercy Children's Hospital
Investigator: Rama Jasty, MD
Contact: Trish Ahrens Phone: 419-251-8075
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Portland, Oregon
Facility: Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
Investigator: Janice F Olson, MD
Contact: Martha Rashko, CCRP Phone: 503-413-3498
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Corpus Christi, Texas
Facility: Driscoll Children's Hospital
Investigator: M. Chris Johnson, MD
Contact: Erin Richmond, RN, CRA Phone: 361-594-4439
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San Antonio, Texas
Facility: CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital
Investigator: Anne-Marie Langevin, MD
Contact: Julie Garcia Phone: 210-567-7461
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San Antonio, Texas
Facility: Methodist Healthcare System of San Antonio
Investigator: Robert Sanders, MD
Contact: Candace Taylor Phone: 210-575-7863
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Temple, Texas
Facility: Scott & White Pediatrics
Investigator: Guy H Grayson, MD
Contact: Niki Watson, CCRP Phone: 254-935-5185
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Facility: Primary Children's Medical Center
Investigator: Phillip Barnette, MD
Contact: Jennifer Craig Phone: 801-662-4715
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