Clinical Trials Using Botulinum Toxin Type A
Clinical trials are research studies that involve people. The clinical trials on this list are studying Botulinum Toxin Type A. All trials on the list are supported by NCI.
NCI’s basic information about clinical trials explains the types and phases of trials and how they are carried out. Clinical trials look at new ways to prevent, detect, or treat disease. You may want to think about taking part in a clinical trial. Talk to your doctor for help in deciding if one is right for you.
Botulinum Toxin Type A in Preventing Complications after Surgery in Patients with Esophageal Cancer
This randomized phase II trial studies how well botulinum toxin type A works in preventing complication after surgery in patients with esophageal cancer. Botulinum toxin type A may cause less complications of nausea and vomiting after surgery. This study may help clarify if a pyloric drainage procedure is necessary in patients undergoing minimally invasive esophagectomy.
Location: Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York