Proton Therapy for Chordomas and/or Chondrosarcomas (CH01)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Florida
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00797602
First received: November 24, 2008
Last updated: March 3, 2016
Last verified: March 2016
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to collect information from medical records to see what effects proton beam radiation has on cancer and analyze possible side effects.

Condition
Chordomas
Chondrosarcomas

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Clinical Outcomes Protocol of Proton Beam Radiation Therapy for Chordomas and/or Chondrosarcomas of the Base of Skull and/or Spine

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Further study details as provided by University of Florida:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Collect and analyze outcome data on tumor control. [ Time Frame: When each patient has been followed for a minimum of 12 month and then again after 24 months to a maximum of 10 years. ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Collect and analyze data on normal tissue morbidity. [ Time Frame: When each patient has been followed for a minimum of 12 months and then again after 24 months to a maximum of 10 years. ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Specifically analyzing pituitary, visual and hearing function.


Enrollment: 189
Study Start Date: January 2007
Study Completion Date: December 2015
Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Proton Radiation

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

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically proven chordoma or chondrosarcoma.
  • Sites: base of skull and/or spine.
  • Age 18 years or older.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous radiation to the head and neck or brain.
  • Evidence of metastatic disease.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00797602

Locations
United States, Florida
University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32206
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Florida
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ronny L Rotondo, MD, CM, FRCPC University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Dahlin DC, Unni KK: Bone tumors general aspects and data on 8542 cases, 4th edition. Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas, 1986, pp 119 - 140.

Responsible Party: University of Florida
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00797602     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UFPTI 0607-CH01 
Study First Received: November 24, 2008
Last Updated: March 3, 2016
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Florida:
Chordomas
Chondrosarcomas
Cancer
Outcomes
Proton radiation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chondrosarcoma
Chordoma
Neoplasms, Connective Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Sarcoma
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 25, 2016