CLINICAL TRIAL SUMMARY

MDACC Study No:2006-0679 (clinicaltrials.gov NCT No: NCT00891618)
Title:Acupuncture for chemo-induced peripheral neuropathy in multiple myeloma and lymphoma patients
Principal Investigator:Michael Wang
Treatment Agent:Acupuncture
Study Status:Terminated
Study Description:The goal of this clinical research study is to learn if giving acupuncture to
patients with lymphoma or a plasma cell dyscrasia can help to relieve numbness
and/or tingling of the feet and/or hands that is related to chemotherapy.

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Disease Group:Lymphoma; Myeloma
Phase of Study:Phase II
Treatment Agents:Acupuncture
Treatment Location:Only at MDACC
Estimated Length of Stay in Houston:n/a
Supported By:Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Return Visit:Patients must come to MDACC 3 times per week for 4 weeks, skip one week, then 2
times per week for 4 weeks, then for the one-month follow-up at week 13.
Home Care:n/a


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Physician Name:Michael Wang
Dept:Lymphoma/Myeloma
For Clinical Trial Enrollment:713-792-2860
For General Questions about Clinical Trials:800-392-1611 (in U.S.A.) 713-792-6161 (outside U.S.A.)


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