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Computed Tomography (CT) in Head and Neck Patients

This study has been terminated.
(insufficient recruitment)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00188656
First Posted: September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: December 15, 2010
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Information provided by:
University Health Network, Toronto
  Purpose
This study is conducting a comparison of chest x-ray (CXR) and minimum dose thoracic CT (MnDCT) in the detection of lung nodules (metastases) in patients with head and neck carcinoma.

Condition Intervention Phase
Lung Tumors Procedure: CT thorax Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Minimum Dose CT in the Detection of Lung Nodules in Patients With Head and Neck Cancer

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Further study details as provided by University Health Network, Toronto:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Detection of lung metastases

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: August 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2006
Detailed Description:
A comparison of chest x-ray (CXR) and minimum dose thoracic CT (MnDCT)in the detection of lung nodules (metastases) in patients with head and neck carcinoma
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00188656


Locations
Canada, Ontario
Princess Margaret Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Health Network, Toronto
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Narinder Paul, FRCP C University Health Network, Toronto
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00188656     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 03-0467
First Submitted: September 12, 2005
First Posted: September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: December 15, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010