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Photon/Proton Radiation Therapy for Carcinoma of the Nasopharynx (NP01)

This study has been terminated.
(Slow enrollment, Feasibility issues)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00797290
First Posted: November 25, 2008
Last Update Posted: February 10, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Florida
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to collect outcomes information to see what effects photon/proton beam radiation has on nasopharynx cancer.

Condition
Nasopharynx Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Clinical Outcomes Protocol of Photon/Proton Beam Radiation Therapy for Carcinoma of the Nasopharynx

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University of Florida:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Collect and analyze morbidity outcomes [ Time Frame: After radiation therapy, every 4 months for at least 10 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Collect and analyze tumor control outcomes [ Time Frame: 12 months and 24 months after radiation therapy then annually for 10 years ]

Enrollment: 9
Study Start Date: June 2008
Study Completion Date: July 2015
Primary Completion Date: July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Photon/Proton Radiation Therapy
Photon/Proton Radiation Therapy

Detailed Description:
Data collection will be obtained from the patient's medical records including initial evaluation, pathology report, dosimetry information, radiotherapy completion records and follow-up.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients treated at radiaton oncology clinic
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

* Nasopharynx cancer.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Evidence of distant metastasis.
  • Previous radiation for head and neck cancer.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00797290


Locations
United States, Florida
University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32206
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Florida
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Roi Dagan, MD, MS University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Sanguineti G, Geara FB, Garden AS, Tucker SL, Ang KK, Morrison WH, Peters LJ. Carcinoma of the nasopharynx treated by radiotherapy alone: determinants of local and regional control. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1997 Mar 15;37(5):985-96.
Bailet JW, Mark RJ, Abemayor E, Lee SP, Tran LM, Juillard G, Ward PH. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma: treatment results with primary radiation therapy. Laryngoscope. 1992 Sep;102(9):965-72.
Fandi A, Altun M, Azli N, Armand JP, Cvitkovic E. Nasopharyngeal cancer: epidemiology, staging, and treatment. Semin Oncol. 1994 Jun;21(3):382-97. Review.
Teo PM, Chan AT, Lee WY, Leung TW, Johnson PJ. Enhancement of local control in locally advanced node-positive nasopharyngeal carcinoma by adjunctive chemotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1999 Jan 15;43(2):261-71.
Al-Sarraf M, LeBlanc M, Giri PG, Fu KK, Cooper J, Vuong T, Forastiere AA, Adams G, Sakr WA, Schuller DE, Ensley JF. Chemoradiotherapy versus radiotherapy in patients with advanced nasopharyngeal cancer: phase III randomized Intergroup study 0099. J Clin Oncol. 1998 Apr;16(4):1310-7.
Cooper JS, Lee H, Torrey M, Hochster H. Improved outcome secondary to concurrent chemoradiotherapy for advanced carcinoma of the nasopharynx: preliminary corroboration of the intergroup experience. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2000 Jul 1;47(4):861-6.
Mendenhall WM, Riggs CE Jr, Cassisi NJ: Treatment of head and neck cancers. In: DeVita VT Jr, Hellman S, Rosenberg SA, eds.: Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology. 7th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005., pp 662-732.
Laramore GE, ed.: Radiation Therapy of Head and Neck Cancer. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1989.
Cummings CW, Fredrickson JM, Harker LA, et al.: Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Saint Louis, Mo: Mosby-Year Book, Inc., 1998.
Marks JE, Bedwinek JM, Lee F, Purdy JA, Perez CA. Dose-response analysis for nasopharyngeal carcinoma: an historical perspective. Cancer. 1982 Sep 15;50(6):1042-50.
Vikram B, Mishra UB, Strong EW, Manolatos S. Patterns of failure in carcinoma of the nasopharynx: I. Failure at the primary site. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1985 Aug;11(8):1455-9.
Xia P, Fu KK, Wong GW, Akazawa C, Verhey LJ. Comparison of treatment plans involving intensity-modulated radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2000 Sep 1;48(2):329-37.
Lee N, Xia P, Quivey JM, Sultanem K, Poon I, Akazawa C, Akazawa P, Weinberg V, Fu KK. Intensity-modulated radiotherapy in the treatment of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: an update of the UCSF experience. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2002 May 1;53(1):12-22.
Parsons JT, Bova FJ, Fitzgerald CR, Mendenhall WM, Million RR. Radiation optic neuropathy after megavoltage external-beam irradiation: analysis of time-dose factors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1994 Nov 15;30(4):755-63.
Parsons JT, Bova FJ, Fitzgerald CR, Mendenhall WM, Million RR. Radiation retinopathy after external-beam irradiation: analysis of time-dose factors. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1994 Nov 15;30(4):765-73.
Bhandare N, Monroe AT, Morris CG, Bhatti MT, Mendenhall WM. Does altered fractionation influence the risk of radiation-induced optic neuropathy? Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Jul 15;62(4):1070-7.

Responsible Party: University of Florida
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00797290     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UFPTI 0605-NP01
First Submitted: November 24, 2008
First Posted: November 25, 2008
Last Update Posted: February 10, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by University of Florida:
Nasopharynx Cancer, Proton Radiation, Outcomes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms
Pharyngeal Neoplasms
Otorhinolaryngologic Neoplasms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Nasopharyngeal Diseases
Pharyngeal Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases


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