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Tumor Metabolism of Lung Cancer in Patients Who Underwent Percutaneous Radiation Measured With F-18-FDG-PET

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00180154
First Posted: September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: August 24, 2011
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jörg Kotzerke, Dresden University of Technology
  Purpose
The purpose of the study is to describe the regional and global FDG-kinetics in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) during percutaneous radiation therapy.

Condition
Lung Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Tumor Metabolism of Lung Cancer Underwent Percutaneous Radiation Measured With F-18-FDG-PET

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Further study details as provided by Jörg Kotzerke, Dresden University of Technology:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: July 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
The study includes consecutive patients from Department of Radiooncology with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) intended for a curative radiotherapy.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically confirmed NSCLC not curable by surgery
  • Karnofsky > 80%
  • Tumor volume and localization allow curative radiotherapy
  • Written consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Metastases
  • Diabetes
  • Pregnancy
  • Psychiatric impairment
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00180154


Locations
Germany
Department of Nuclear Medicine
Dresden, Germany, 01307
Sponsors and Collaborators
Technische Universität Dresden
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Joerg Kotzerke, MD Department of Nuclear Medicine
  More Information

Responsible Party: Jörg Kotzerke, Prof. Dr., Dresden University of Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00180154     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BCA-FDG-FU
First Submitted: September 13, 2005
First Posted: September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: August 24, 2011
Last Verified: August 2011

Keywords provided by Jörg Kotzerke, Dresden University of Technology:
radiation therapy
F-18-FDG
NSCLC

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Neoplasms
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
Radiopharmaceuticals
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action