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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2016-001378-13
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:001
    National Competent Authority:Germany - BfArM
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Ongoing
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2016-10-13
    Trial results
    Index
    A. PROTOCOL INFORMATION
    B. SPONSOR INFORMATION
    C. APPLICANT IDENTIFICATION
    D. IMP IDENTIFICATION
    D.8 INFORMATION ON PLACEBO
    E. GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE TRIAL
    F. POPULATION OF TRIAL SUBJECTS
    G. INVESTIGATOR NETWORKS TO BE INVOLVED IN THE TRIAL
    N. REVIEW BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY OR ETHICS COMMITTEE IN THE COUNTRY CONCERNED
    P. END OF TRIAL
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    A. Protocol Information
    A.1Member State ConcernedGermany - BfArM
    A.2EudraCT number2016-001378-13
    A.3Full title of the trial
    A randomized, sham-controlled trial of pallidal neurostimulation versus botulinum toxine treatment for cervical dystonia.
    Eine randomisierte, sham-kontrollierte Vergleichsstudie von tiefer Hirnstimulation des Globus pallidus internus versus Botulinumtoxintherapie bei zervikaler Dystonie.
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    A randomized, sham-controlled trial which compare the deep brain stimulation of a specific brain region against a conventional botulinum toxine treatment for cervical dystonia.
    Eine randomisierte, scheinkontrollierte Studie, die die tiefe Hirnstimulation eine speziellen Hirnregion mit einer herkömmlichen Botulinumtoxintherapie bei zervikaler Dystonie vergleicht.
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code number001
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan No
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorUniversity Hospital Wuerzburg
    B.1.3.4CountryGermany
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorNon-Commercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing supportFederal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
    B.4.2CountryGermany
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing supportMedtronic GmbH
    B.4.2CountryGermany
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationUniversity Hospital Wuerzburg
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointNeurology
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressJosef-Schneider-Str. 11
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityWuerzburg
    B.5.3.3Post code97080
    B.5.3.4CountryGermany
    B.5.4Telephone number004993120123751
    B.5.5Fax number004993120123946
    B.5.6E-mailvolkmann_j@ukw.de
    D. IMP Identification
    D.IMP: 1
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Botox(R) 50
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderAllergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number50
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 2
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Botox(R) 100
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderAllergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number100
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 3
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Botox(R) 200
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderAllergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number200
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 4
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Dysport(R) 300
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderIpsen Pharma GmbH
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number300
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 5
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Dysport(R) 500
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderIpsen Pharma GmbH
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number500
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 6
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name XEOMIN(R) 50
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderMerz Pharmaceuticals GmbH
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number50
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.IMP: 7
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name XEOMIN(R) 100
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderMerz Pharmaceuticals GmbH
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.1Product nameBotulinumtoxin Type A
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNBotulinum Toxin Typ A
    D.3.9.1CAS number 93384-43-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameBOTULINUM TOXIN TYPE A
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB13117MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U unit(s)
    D.3.10.3Concentration number100
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product No
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product No
    D.8 Information on Placebo
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    cervical dystonia
    zervikale Dystonie
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Torticollis spasmodicus
    Schief- bzw. Fehlhaltung des Halses
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Nervous System Diseases [C10]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 19.1
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10064124
    E.1.2Term Cervical dystonia
    E.1.2System Organ Class 100000004859
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    neurostimulation is superior to botulinum toxine injections in best clinical practice in controlling the symptoms of cervical dystonia
    Symptome der zervikalen Dystonie werden besser durch eine tiefe Hirnstimulation als durch beste klinische Anwendung der Botulinumtoxintherapie kontrolliert
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    neurostimulation achieves a better outcome in everyday functioning and a better health-related quality of life than botulinum toxine injections in best clinical practice. With this indication neurostimulation provides sufficient safety.

    Es werden bessere Alltagsfunktionen und eine bessere Le-bensqualität durch eine tiefe Hirnstimulation als durch beste klinische Anwendung der Botulinumtoxinthera-pie erreicht. Die tiefe Hirnstimulation ist bei dieser Indikation aus-reichend sicher.

    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    • Diagnosis of primary cervical dystonia ≥ 2 years
    • Severity of dystonia ≥ 20 points on the TWSTRS total and ≥ 15 points on the TWSTRS motor scale
    • Age ≥ 18 years and ≤ 75 years
    • Motor response to BoNT Type A ≥25% score reduction on the TWSTRS motor scale at 4 weeks after a test injection.
    • Last injection of BoNT A ≥ 12 weeks before screening
    • Willingness to undergo pallidal deep brain stimulation surgery
    • Written informed consent for the participation after written and verbal information by trail physician
    • Diagnose einer isolierten, idiopathischen oder hereditären zervikalen Dystonie ≥ 2 Jahre
    • Schwere der Dystonie ≥ 20 Punkte auf der TWSTRS total und ≥ 15 Punkte auf der TWSTRS motor Skala
    • Alter ≥ 18 Jahre und ≤ 75 Jahre
    • Motorische Symptomreduktion unter BoNT A ≥25% Score Reduktion auf der TWSTRS motor Skala 4 Wochen nach ei-ner Testinjektion.
    • Letzte Injektion von BoNT A ≥ 12 Wochen vor der Scree-ning-Untersuchung
    • Einverständnis des Patienten für tiefe Hirnstimulation des Globus pallidus internus
    • Einverständnis des Patienten zur Studienteilnahme nach mündlicher und schriftlicher Aufklärung durch den Prüfarzt
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    • Severity of dystonia < 10 points on the TWSTRS total or < 5 points on the TWSTRS motor scale at the time of screening visit
    • Major depression with suicidal thoughts (Beck Depression Inventory > 25 ) (earlier episodes of major depression in remission are not excluded)
    • Dementia or minimal cognitive impairment (Mattis Score ≤ 125)
    • Acute psychosis (benign hallucinations or earlier psychotic episodes are not excluded)
    • Any medical or psychological problems which may interfere with a smooth conduction of the study protocol (e.g. cancer with a limited life expectancy)
    • Analphabetism
    • Drug or alcohol addiction
    • Surgical contraindications againt pallidal neurostimulation
    • Fertile women not using adequate contraceptive methods (hormonal contraception, spiral, surgical sterilisation)
    • Pregnancy or breast feeding
    • Simultaneous participation in another clinical treatment trial
    • Schwere der Dystonie < 10 Punkte auf der TWSTRS total oder < 5 Punkte auf der TWSTRS motor Skala bei Screeningvisite
    • Schwere Depression mit Suizidalität (Beck Depression In-ventory > 25 ) (frühere schwere depressive Episoden in Remission sind nicht ausgeschlossen)
    • Demenz oder minimales kognitives Defizit (Mattis Score ≤ 125)
    • Akute Psychose (benigne Halluzinationen oder frühere psychotische Episoden sind nicht ausgeschlossen)
    • Jedes medizinische oder psychologische Problem, das mit einer guten Compliance innerhalb der Studie und einem er-folgreichen Studienabschluss interferiert (z.B. terminale Krebserkrankung)
    • Analphabetismus
    • Drogen oder Alkoholabhängigkeit
    • Chirurgische Kontraindikationen gegen eine tiefe Hirnsti-mulation des Globus pallidus internus
    • Frauen in der Prämenopause ohne sichere Empfängnisver-hütung (hormonelle Kontrazeption, Spirale, operative Steri-lisation)
    • Schwangerschaft oder Stillzeit
    • Gleichzeitige Teilnahme an einer anderen klinischen Studie

    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Difference in TWSTRS total score between baseline and 6 months after stereotactic surgery with bilateral implantation of pallidal stimulation electrodes and generator under optimal therapy
    Unterschied im TWSTRS total score zwischen Baseline und Nachuntersuchung 6 Monate nach stereotaktischer Operation mit Implantation von Stimulationselektroden in den Globus pallidum internus (GPi) und Schrittmacherimplantation unter optimaler Therapie
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    6 months after baseline
    6 Monate nach Baseline
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    • Difference in Craniocervical Dystonia Questionnaire (CDQ-24) between baseline and 6 months after surgery under optimal therapy
    • Changes in TWSTRS motor score
    • Changes in TSUI score
    • Chenges in SF-36
    • Frequency and severity spontaneously reported adverse events/reactions unter BoNT a injections and sham stimulation or neurostimulation and sham injections
    • Unterschied im Craniocervical Dystonia Questionnaire (CDQ-24) zwischen Baseline und Nachuntersuchung 6 Mo-nate nach der Operation unter optimaler Therapie
    • Veränderung im TWSTRS motor score
    • Veränderung im TSUI score
    • Veränderung im SF-36
    • Häufigkeit und Schwere spontan berichteter, unerwünsch-ter Effekte unter BoNT A Injektion+sham Stimulation oder THS+Sham Injektion
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    6 months after baseline
    6 Monate nach Baseline
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis No
    E.6.2Prophylaxis No
    E.6.3Therapy Yes
    E.6.4Safety Yes
    E.6.5Efficacy Yes
    E.6.6Pharmacokinetic No
    E.6.7Pharmacodynamic No
    E.6.8Bioequivalence No
    E.6.9Dose response No
    E.6.10Pharmacogenetic No
    E.6.11Pharmacogenomic No
    E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic No
    E.6.13Others No
    E.7Trial type and phase
    E.7.1Human pharmacology (Phase I) No
    E.7.1.1First administration to humans No
    E.7.1.2Bioequivalence study No
    E.7.1.3Other No
    E.7.1.3.1Other trial type description
    E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) No
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) No
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) Yes
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled Yes
    E.8.1.1Randomised Yes
    E.8.1.2Open No
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind Yes
    E.8.1.5Parallel group Yes
    E.8.1.6Cross over No
    E.8.1.7Other No
    E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
    E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) No
    E.8.2.2Placebo Yes
    E.8.2.3Other No
    E.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial2
    E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned No
    E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned Yes
    E.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned12
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States No
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA No
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA No
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee Yes
    E.8.8 Definition of the end of the trial and justification where it is not the last visit of the last subject undergoing the trial
    Final exam during double-blind treatment 6 months after baseline, then open treatment and last floow-up visit 12 months after baseline
    Finale Untersuchung innerhalb der verblindeten Behandlung 6 Monate nach Baseline, danach offene Nachbehandlung und letzte follow-up Visite 12 Monate nach Baseline
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years3
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months1
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    F.1.1.1In Utero No
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) No
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) No
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) No
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) No
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) No
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) Yes
    F.1.2.1Number of subjects for this age range: 46
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.1.3.1Number of subjects for this age range: 20
    F.2 Gender
    F.2.1Female Yes
    F.2.2Male Yes
    F.3 Group of trial subjects
    F.3.1Healthy volunteers No
    F.3.2Patients Yes
    F.3.3Specific vulnerable populations Yes
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception Yes
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
    F.3.3.4Nursing women No
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation No
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state66
    F.5 Plans for treatment or care after the subject has ended the participation in the trial (if it is different from the expected normal treatment of that condition)
    Patients will be regulary visited (once a year) for a routine check of the neurostimulation system
    Patienten werden regelmäßig (einmal im Jahr) für eine routinemaäßige Kontrolle des Tiefen Hirnstimulationssystems gesehen
    G. Investigator Networks to be involved in the Trial
    N. Review by the Competent Authority or Ethics Committee in the country concerned
    N.Competent Authority Decision Authorised
    N.Date of Competent Authority Decision2016-11-09
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2017-02-02
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusOngoing
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