Proton Therapy for Unresectable Cancer (CA) of Pancreas (PC01)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00685763|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 28, 2008
Results First Posted : July 3, 2014
Last Update Posted : August 24, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Pancreatic Cancer||Radiation: Proton radiation and chemotherapy|
Chemotherapy:Capecitabine on radiation days
Proton radiation over 7 weeks
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||13 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Study Using Photon/Proton Beam Radiation Therapy and Chemotherapy for Unresectable Carcinoma of the Pancreas|
|Study Start Date :||March 2008|
|Primary Completion Date :||October 2013|
|Study Completion Date :||June 29, 2017|
Experimental: Proton radiation and chemotherapy
Chemotherapy and Radiation Combination
Proton radiation 59.4 cobalt gray equivalent(CGE) in 33 fx at 1.8 CGE per fx over 7 weeks.
Capecitabine (Xeloda ®) 1,000 mg by mouth approximately every 12 hrs, 5 days/week starting the first day of radiation until the end of radiation, but on radiation days only.
Consolidation Chemotherapy starting 4 weeks after the completion of radiation
Gemcitabine (Gemzar ®) Suggested Regimen - 1,000mg/m2 by IV over 30 minutes once a week for 3 weeks (followed by a week of rest) for 12 total doses.
Radiation: Proton radiation and chemotherapy
Proton radiation 59.4 CGE in 33 fx at 1.8 CGE per fx over 7 weeks .
Capecitabine (Xeloda ®) 1,000 mg by mouth twice a day, 5 days/week (M-F) Consolidation Chemotherapy: Suggested Regimen - Gemcitabine total of 12 doses
- Cumulative Incidence of grade3+ Bowel Perforation, Grade 3+ Bleeding (Ocurring Withing 1 Years) and grade4+ Nonhematologic Acute Adverse Events (Limited to Within 90 Days of Treatment Start) [ Time Frame: 1 year following the completion of radiation therapy ]
- Collect and Analyze Tumor Control Measures [ Time Frame: 1 year following the completion of radiation therapy ]
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|United States, Florida|
|University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute|
|Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32206|
|Principal Investigator:||R. Charles Nichols, MD||University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute|