Surveillance For New Lung Primaries

This study has been terminated.
(low accrual)
Information provided by:
University of Wisconsin, Madison Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: December 20, 2007
Last verified: September 2005

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.

Lung Cancer

Study Type: Observational
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

Further study details as provided by University of Wisconsin, Madison:

Estimated Enrollment: 250
Study Start Date: September 2002
Study Completion Date: November 2007
Primary Completion Date: December 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Asymptomatic

Exclusion Criteria:

  • 20 pack year history
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: 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
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00205413     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2002-376
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: December 20, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Wisconsin, Madison:
surveillance for lung cancer processed this record on March 30, 2015