MVCT Imaging Pilot Study Using Helical Tomotherapy

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AHS Cancer Control Alberta
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00168142
First received: September 9, 2005
Last updated: December 8, 2011
Last verified: December 2011
  Purpose

To compare the two types of scans, the conventional CT planning scan and the tomotherapy planing scan.


Condition
Cancer, Carcinoma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: MVCT Imaging Pilot Study Using Helical Tomotherapy

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Further study details as provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:

Enrollment: 16
Study Start Date: October 2003
Study Completion Date: August 2009
Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

primary care clinic

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Undergoing radiotherapy metallic artifact in radiation field.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindication to radiotherapy
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00168142

Locations
Canada, Alberta
Cross Cancer Institute
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 1Z2
Sponsors and Collaborators
AHS Cancer Control Alberta
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rufus Scrimger, MD AHS Cancer Control Alberta
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: AHS Cancer Control Alberta
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00168142     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 21131
Study First Received: September 9, 2005
Last Updated: December 8, 2011
Health Authority: Canada: Ethics Review Committee

Keywords provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:
Helical tomotherapy
Megavoltage imaging

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms

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