Arm 1: Diet Intervention for Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute+10 More
Diet Intervention - Other
Any Age
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test whether eating more fiber and less fat can help prevent recurring C. diff infections in cancer patients.

Eligible Conditions
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
  • Lymphoma

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Other trials for Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months

6 months
C. difficile infection recurrence (yes/no)
6 weeks
C. difficile toxins A and B
Fecal microbiome

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Other trials for Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Arm 1: Diet Intervention
1 of 2
Arm 2: No Diet Intervention
1 of 2
Active Control

124 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Arm 1: Diet Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Arm 1: Diet Intervention
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Diet Intervention · Intervention Types: Other
Arm 2: No Diet InterventionNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Arm 2: No Diet Intervention · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Colorado, DenverLead Sponsor
1,568 Previous Clinical Trials
1,923,285 Total Patients Enrolled
7 Trials studying Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
213 Patients Enrolled for Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)NIH
12,990 Previous Clinical Trials
41,298,764 Total Patients Enrolled
461 Trials studying Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
69,460 Patients Enrolled for Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)NIH
3,127 Previous Clinical Trials
5,060,847 Total Patients Enrolled
Catherine LozuponePrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Colorado, Denver

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 6 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The text is about the diagnosis of leukemia or lymphoma at two Colorado hospitals.
Clinical diagnosis of CDI in the past 7 days.
We got consent from and signed by the patient.
The 40th to 100th percentile of saturated fat intake is below the 50th percentile for fiber intake, based on a food frequency questionnaire.
The ability to comply with study procedures for the entire length of the study is required.
The thing required to do this is to be at least nine years old.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 19th, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 10th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.