The Gastric Cancer Foundation: A Gastric Cancer Registry
Gastric Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Stomach Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Quality of Life
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Overall Status
The Gastric Cancer Registry will combine data acquired directly from patients with gastric cancer via an online questionnaire with genomic data obtained from blood and tissue samples. The purpose of this registry is to gain better understanding of the causes of gastric cancer, both environmental and genetic; whether certain genomic data can predict outcomes of treatment and survival; as well as explore the issues that effect the quality of life of these patients after diagnosis and treatment.
Detailed Description
Collect detailed clinical and epidemiological information on patients with gastric tumors via an online registry and a detailed patient questionnaire. Participants can opt in to contribute a blood sample and paraffin block samples from previous surgery.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

1. Patients are eligible if they have a histologically proven gastric tumor including gastroesophageal tumors

2. 18 years of age or older

3. Adequate English proficiency to complete online consent and questionnaire.

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Under 18 years of age

2. No history of gastric cancer or gastric cancer in a family member.
Stanford University Cancer Institute
Stanford, California, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Meredith Mills - 650-724-5223 -
Start Date
April 2011
Completion Date
April 2021
Stanford University
Stanford University
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