Surveillance For New Lung Primaries

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Recruitment Status : Terminated (low accrual)
First Posted : September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted : October 2, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Brief Summary:
This clinical research protocol proposes to perform low dose helical computed tomographic (CT) scanning in 250 high-risk patients (125/year for two years) in order to detect lung carcinomas when they are small and subject to effective curative therapies.

Condition or disease
Lung Cancer

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 250 participants
Official Title: Low Dose Helical Computed Tomographic (CT) Screening Followed by Anatomic Co-Registered Computed Tomography With Positron Emission Tomography (CT/PET) for Patients With Indeterminate (5-9 mm) Nodules
Study Start Date : September 2002
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2006

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Asymptomatic

Exclusion Criteria:

  • 20 pack year history

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00205413

United States, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 53792
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Principal Investigator: Tracey Weigel, MD University of Wisconsin Medical School

Responsible Party: University of Wisconsin, Madison Identifier: NCT00205413     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2002-376
First Posted: September 20, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 2, 2015
Last Verified: September 2015

Keywords provided by University of Wisconsin, Madison:
surveillance for lung cancer