Study title

SIMPLICITY (CA180-330) = Studying First Line Treatment of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) in a Real-world Setting [Europe, Caribbean, Russian Federation, USA]

Scientific title

Studying Interventions for Managing Patients With Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) in Chronic Phase: The 5-Year Prospective Cohort Study (SIMPLICITY) ( NCT01244750)

Type of study

Other trials

Current status

No longer recruiting

What is the purpose of the study

The purpose of this observational study is to better understand the use of tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKI) in patients newly diagnosed with CML and their quality of life in a real-world setting.

Patients in Group 1 will receive:
Imatinib ≥ 400 mg tablets by mouth once daily or twice daily depending on the dose selected, up to 84 months

Patients in Group 2 will receive:
Dasatinib 100 mg tablet by mouth once daily up to 84 months

Key inclusion criteria

Newly-diagnosed chronic phase chronic myeloid leukemia (CP-CML) patients who started their first-line Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor (TKI) treatment on imatinib, dasatinib or nilotinib in accordance with the timelines below.

To be included in this study. Patients must have been 18 years or older at time of CP-CML diagnosis.

a) Imatinib Groups
Patients who started their first-line Imatinib treatment between January 2, 2008 and September 30, 2010. Patients to whom this applies are defined as retrospective Imatinib patients
− Patients who started their first-line Imatinib treatment on or after October 1, 2010

b) Dasatinib Groups
Patients who started their first-line Dasatinib treatment after the drug was approved in this indication

c) Nilotinib Groups
Patients who started their first-line Nilotinib treatment after the drug was approved in this indication

Patients are also eligible when they have already switched to a subsequent therapy (TKI or other) at the time of enrollment, as long as their first-line and subsequent CML treatment information is available at site.

Key exclusion criteria

Where can I find additional information

Study description in the US register, a service of the U. S. National Institutes of Health

For more information regarding BMS clinical trial participation, please visit

Study sponsor

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Scientific lead / contact

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Principal investigator

See site locations

Study centers / principal investigators


Local Institution
Blois cedex, 41016

Local Institution
Bordeaux, 33300

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Chalon/Saone cedex, 71100

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Chambéry, 73011

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Le Mans Cedex 09, 72037

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Pierre Benite cedex, 69495

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PRINGY cedex, France, 74374


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Amberg, 92224

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Aschaffenburg, 63739

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Baden-Baden, 76530

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Bamberg, 96049

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Berlin, 12203

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Berlin, 13353

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Bonn, 53105

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Bottrop, 46236

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Coburg, 96450

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Darmstadt, 64283

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Essen, 45136

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Frankfurt am Main,

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Frankfurt am Main, 60389

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Greifswald, 17475

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Hamm, 59063

Local Institution,
Hof, 95028

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Idar-Oberstein, 55743

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Kaiserslautern, 96049

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Kassel, 34117

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Koblenz, 56068

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Köln, 50674

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Köln, 50677

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Landshut, 84028

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Lebach, 66822

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Leipzig, 04103

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Mühlheim an der Ruhr, 45468

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Offenbach, 63065

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Potsdam, 14467

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Rostock, 18057

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Rötha, 04571

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Singen, 78224

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Soest, 59494

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Ulm, 89081Local Institution
Velbert, 42551

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Weiden, 92637

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Würzburg, 97080


Local Institution
Bari, 70124

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Brescia, 2123

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Brindisi, 72100

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Catania, 95124

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Florence, 50134

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Milan, 20122

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Milan, 20162

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Modena, 44100

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Monza, 20052

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Pavia, 27100

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Perugia, 06156

Local Institution
Pesaro, 61122

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Rionero in Vulture, 85028

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Roma, 00189

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Roma, 00161

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Roma, 00168

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Siena, 53100

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Terni, 05100

Local Institution
Udine, 33100


Local Institution
Hoofddorp, 2134 TM

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Hematology Oncology Group
Bayamon, Puerto Rico, 00961

Russian Federation

Local Institution
Saint-Petersburg, 197022


Local Institution
La Coruña, 15006

Local Institution
Oviedo – Asturias, 33006

Local Institution
Pamplona, 31008

Local Institution
Salamanca, 37007

Local Institution
Santiago de Compostela, 15706

Local Institution
Toledo, 45004

United States

Northwest Alabama Cancer Center
Muscle Shoals, Alabama, 35661

Arizona Oncology Associates, PC – HAL
Phoenix, Arizona, 85016

Arizona Oncology Associates, PC – NAHOA
Sedona, Arizona, 86336

Arizona Oncology Associates, PC – HOPE
Tucson, Arizona, 85704

Genesis Cancer Center
Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas, 71913

NEA Baptist Clinic
Jonesboro, Arkansas, 72401

Little Rock Hematology Oncology Associates
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72205

Pacific Cancer Medical Center Inc
Anaheim, California, 92801

Southwest Cancer Care Medical Group
Escondido, California, 92025

Wilshire Oncology Medical Group, Inc
Glendora, California, 91741

University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California, 90033

St. Joseph’s Hospital
Orange, California, 92868

PMK Medical Group, Inc. DBA Ventura
Oxnard, California, 93030

Stockton Hematology Oncology
Stockton, California, 95204

Tahoe Forest Health System Cancer Center
Truckee, California, 96160

Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers
Boulder, Colorado, 80303

Medical Oncology and Blood Disorders, LLP
Manchester, Connecticut, 06040

Stamford Hospital
Stamford, Connecticut, 06904

District of Columbia
George Washington University
Washington, District of Columbia, 20237

Washington Hospital Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington D.C, District of Columbia, 20010

Hematology And Medical Oncology Of Southern Palm Beach County
Boynton Beach, Florida, 33435

Broward Oncology Associates
Fort Lauderdale, Florida,33308

Palm Springs Research Institute
Hialeah, Florida, 33012

University of Florida
Jacksonville, Florida, 32209

Baptist Cancer Institute
Jacksonville, Florida, 32207

Watson Clinic
Lakeland, Florida, 33805

Central Florida Health Alliance
Leesburg, Florida, 34748

Baptist Cancer Center
Miami, Florida

Florida Cancer Specialists
New Port Richey, Florida, 34655

Cancer Centers of Florida
Orlando, Florida, 32806

Lake County Oncology and Hematology
Tavares, Florida, 32778

Space Coast Cancer Center
Titusville, Florida, 32796

Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia, 30322

Peachtree Hematology-Oncology
Atlanta, Georgia, 30318

Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, PC
Marietta, Georgia, 30060

Georgia Cancer Specialist
Sandy Springs, Georgia, 30342

Lewis Hall Singeltary Oncology Center
Thomasville, Georgia, 31792

Kaiser Permanente Honolulu
Honolulu, Hawaii, 96819

Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813

Straub Clinical & Hospital
Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813

Mahafzah Medical Center
Evergreen Park, Illinois, 60805

Delnor Community Hospital
Geneva, Illinois, 60134

Orchard Health Care Research
Niles, Illinois, 60076

Mid-Illinois Hem/Onc Asoc
Normal, Illinois, 61761

North Chicago VA Medical Center
North Chicago, Illinois, 60064

Southern Illinois School of Medicine
Springfield, Illinois, 62794

Carle Cancer Center
Urbana, Illinois, 61801

Central DuPage Hospital
Winfield, Illinois, 60190

Saint John’s Cancer Center
Anderson, Indiana, 46016

Indiana Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Indianapolis, Indiana, 46237

Investigative Clinical Research of Indiana
Indianapolis, Indiana, 46260

Horizon Oncology Research, Inc
Lafayette, Indiana, 47905

Cancer Care Center, Inc. PC
New Albany, Indiana, 47150

N. Iowa Mercy Cancer Center
Mason City, Iowa, 50401

Hutchinson Clinic
Hutchinson, Kansas, 67502

Cotton O’Neil Cancer Center
Topeka, Kansas, 66606

Cancer Center of Kansas
Wichita, Kansas, 67214

Central Baptist Hospital
Lexington, Kentucky, 40503

University of Louisville Hospital – Brown Cancer Center
Louisville, Kentucky, 40202

Consultants In Blood Disorders
St Matthews, Kentucky, 40207

Ochsner Clinic Foundation
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70121

Willis-Knighton Cancer System
Shreveport, Louisiana, 71103

Maryland Oncology Hematology Pa
Columbia, Maryland, 21044

Frederick Memorial Hospital
Frederick, Maryland, 21701

Sturdy Hematology & Oncology Associates
Attleboro, Massachusetts, 02703

Boston VA Healthcare System
Boston, Massachusetts, 02130

South Coast Health System
Fall River, Massachusetts, 02720

Commonwealth Hematology-Oncology, P.C.
Quincy, Massachusetts, 02169

UMass Medical Center
Worcester, Massachusetts, 01655

Cancer & Hematology Centers of Western Michigan
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49503

West Michigan Cancer Center
Kalamazoo, Michigan, 49007

Michigan State University
Lansing, Michigan, 48910

North Mississippi Hematology & Oncology
Tupelo, Mississippi, 38801

St John’s Clinic for Cancer and Hematology
Springfield, Missouri, 65807

Billings Clinic
Billings, Montana, 59101

Omaha VAMC
Omaha, Nebraska, 68105

New Hamphire
Portsmouth Regional Hospital
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 03801

New Jersey
Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, New Jersey, 07601

Hematology-Oncology Associates of Northern NJ, PA
Morristown, New Jersey, 07962

Southern Oncology Hematology
Vineland, New Jersey, 08360

New York
Montefiore Medical Center / AECOM
Bronx, New York, 10467

Broome Oncology
Johnson City, New York, 13790

St. Lukes Roosevelt Medical Center
New York, New York, 10019

Advanced Oncology
New York, New York, 10013

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
Poughkeepsie, New York, 12601

Stony Brook University Hospital
Stony Brook, New York, 11794

North Carolina
Alamance Regional Cancer Center
Burlington, North Carolina, 27215

Waverly Hematology Oncology
Cary, North Carolina, 27518

Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, 27710

Gaston Hematology Oncology
Gastonia, North Carolina, 28054

East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina, 27834

Akron General Medical Cente
Akron, Ohio, 44302

Gabrail Cancer Center
Canton, Ohio, 44718

Signal Point Clinical Research Center, LLC
Middletown, Ohio, 45042

Medical Center of Newark
Newark, Ohio, 43055

Cancer Care Associates
Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74136

Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon, 97239

Hematology/Oncology Salem LLP
Salem, Oregon, 97301

Lehigh Valley Hospital
Allentown, Pennsylvania, 18103

St. Luke’s Hospital and Health Network
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 18015

Medical Oncology Associates of Wyoming Valley, PC
Kingston, Pennsylvania, 18704

Lancaster General Health
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17601

Veterans Research Foundation of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15240

Berks Hematology-Oncology
West Reading, Pennsylvania, 19611

Geisinger Health System
Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, 18711

Cancer Care Association Of York
York, Pennsylvania, 17403

Rhode Island
Hematology and Oncology Associates of RI
Cranston, Rhode Island, 02920

The Cancer Center at Memorial Hospital
Pawtucket, Rhode Island, 02860

South Carolina
Charleston Cancer Center
Charleston, South Carolina, 29406

South Dakota
Avera Research Institute
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57105

Prairie Lakes Healthcare System, Inc
Watertown, South Dakota, 57201

Tennessee Cancer Specialists
Knoxville, Tennessee, 37909

University of Tennessee Medical Center
Knoxville, Tennessee, 37920

Texas Oncology
Amarillo, Texas, 79106

Texas Oncology – Arlington South
Arlington, Texas, 76014

Texas Oncology-Austin North
Austin, Texas, 78758

Julie & Ben Rogers Cancer Institute
Beaumont, Texas, 77701

Texas Oncology-Dallas Presbyterian Hospital
Dallas, Texas, 75231

Texas Oncology-Medical City Dallas
Dallas, Texas, 75230-2510

Texas Oncology-Methodist Charlton Cancer Center
Dallas, Texas, 75237

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas, 77030

Michael E Debakey Va Medical Center
Houston, Texas, 77030

Texas Oncology
Lewisville, Texas, 75067

Texas Oncology-McAllen South Second
McAllen, Texas, 78503

Texas Oncology
Mesquite, Texas, 75150

Texas Oncology-Midland Allison Cancer Center
Midland, Texas, 79701

Texas Oncology-Odessa West Texas Cancer Center
Odessa, Texas, 79761

Texas Oncology
Paris, Texas, 75460-5004

North Texas Regional Cancer Center
Plano, Texas, 75075

Cancer Care Centers of South Texas
San Antonio, Texas, 78217

Texas Oncology
Waco, Texas, 76712

Danville Hematology & Oncology
Danville, Virginia, 24541

Hematology Oncology Associates of Fredricksburg
Fredericksburg, Virginia, 22408

Peninsula Cancer Institute
Newport News, Virginia, 23601

Blue Ridge Cancer Care
Roanoke, Virginia, 4014

Swedish Cancer Institute-Eastside Hematology/Oncology
Bellevue, Washington, 98005

Providence Cancer Center at Sacred Heart Medical Center
Spokane, Washington, 99208

Wenatchee Valley Medical Center
Wenatchee, Washington, 98801

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital/North Star Lodge
Yakima, Washington, 98902

West Virginia
Charleston Area Medical Center
Charleston, West Virginia, 25304

City Hospital – West Virginia University Hospital East
Martinsburg, West Virginia, 25401

Wheeling Hospital
Wheeling, West Virginia, 26003

Aspirus Regional Cancer Center
Wausau, Wisconsin, 53792