CLINICAL TRIAL SUMMARY

MDACC Study No:2006-0358 (clinicaltrials.gov NCT No: NCT00398983)
Title:Randomized study of decitabine versus observation as maintenance therapy for adults with unfavorable risk AML in first CR or adults with relapsed AML in second or greater CR
Principal Investigator:Farhad Ravandi-Kashani
Treatment Agent:Decitabine
Study Status:Terminated
Study Description:The goal of this clinical study is to find out whether continued therapy with
decitabine after achieving a remission in AML patients can help prolong the
remission and prevent relapse of the disease.

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Disease Group:Leukemia
Phase of Study:Phase II/Phase III
Treatment Agents:Decitabine
Treatment Location:Only at MDACC
Estimated Length of Stay in Houston:No hospitalization
Supported By:N/A
Return Visit:every 3 to 6 months
Home Care:After the first course, the study treatment may be given at home. Patients on
the observation arm of the study may receive treatment at the discretion of
their physician.


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Physician Name:Farhad Ravandi-Kashani
Dept:Leukemia
For Clinical Trial Enrollment:713-792-7026
For General Questions about Clinical Trials:800-392-1611 (in U.S.A.) 713-792-6161 (outside U.S.A.)


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