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A Group-Wide, Prospective Study of Ototoxicity Assessment in Children Receiving Cisplatin Chemotherapy

1 Year
18 Years
Open (Enrolling)
Ototoxicity, Unspecified Childhood Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific

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Trial Information

A Group-Wide, Prospective Study of Ototoxicity Assessment in Children Receiving Cisplatin Chemotherapy


- Determine the optimal criteria for determination of ototoxicity in younger cancer
patients treated with cisplatin.

- Determine the feasibility of including ultrahigh frequency and evoked otoacoustic
emission testing as adjunctive measures of ototoxicity.

- Determine the feasibility and necessity of central review of audiometry data.

OUTLINE: This is a multicenter, prospective, cohort study.

Patients undergo hearing tests (conventional, otoscopy, ultrahigh frequency, and otoacoustic
emission testing) before the first course of planned cisplatin, before each subsequent
course of cisplatin, and 4 weeks after the last dose of cisplatin.

Patients who are scheduled to receive hematopoietic progenitor stem cell transplantation
undergo hearing tests before the transplantation and 4 weeks after transplantation.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 282 patients will be accrued for this study.

Inclusion Criteria


- Planning to undergo treatment with any cisplatin-containing therapeutic regimen for

- Treatment does not need to be on a COG therapeutic study

- Planning to enroll on clinical trial ACCL0431


- Not specified


- See Disease Characteristics

- No prior cisplatin

Type of Study:


Study Design:

Time Perspective: Prospective

Outcome Measure:

Incidence of patients with ototoxicity according to Common Toxicity Criteria, American-Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and Brock's criteria

Outcome Time Frame:

Length of study

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

Lillian Sung, MD, PhD

Investigator Role:

Study Chair

Investigator Affiliation:

The Hospital for Sick Children


United States: Federal Government

Study ID:




Start Date:

May 2007

Completion Date:

Related Keywords:

  • Ototoxicity
  • Unspecified Childhood Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific
  • ototoxicity
  • unspecified childhood solid tumor, protocol specific



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