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Phase III: Assess Conventional RT w/ Conventional Plus Accelerated Boost RT in the Treatment of Nasopharyngeal CA

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center Identifier:
First received: September 24, 2007
Last updated: December 11, 2011
Last verified: December 2011

Phase III: Assess conventional RT w/ conventional Plus accelerated boost RT in the treatment of nasopharyngeal CA

Condition Intervention Phase
Nasopharyngeal CA
Radiation: Radiation Therapy
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Further study details as provided by King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • safety and efficacy [ Time Frame: 5 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: September 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: September 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1
Conventional Radiation Therapy
Radiation: Radiation Therapy
Radiation Therapy
Experimental: 2
Conventional Plus accelerated boost Radiation Therapy
Radiation: Radiation Therapy
Radiation Therapy


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with nasopharyngeal CA
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00535795

Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1211
Sponsors and Collaborators
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Principal Investigator: Nasser Al Rajhi, MD KFSH&RC
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center Identifier: NCT00535795     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RAC#0971-004
Study First Received: September 24, 2007
Last Updated: December 11, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board processed this record on March 03, 2015