Early Lung Cancer Detection Using Computed Tomography

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Health Network, Toronto
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00188734
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: August 9, 2016
Last verified: August 2016

September 12, 2005
August 9, 2016
September 2003
June 2016   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Early Lung Cancer Detection Using Computed Tomography
Lung Cancer Screening in High-risk Smokers Using Low-dose Computed Tomography
Early detection of lung cancer may improve treatment outcomes. Risk factors have been identified, suggesting a population which might benefit from regular screening. Lung cancer screening using low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) has experienced a recent renaissance with reported sensitivity for detection of lung cancer of 2.7% in high-risk populations. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the utility of LCDT for the early diagnosis of lung cancer in Ontario.
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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample
high risk current and former smokers
Lung Cancer
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
5000
June 2016
June 2016   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

55 years or older at least 10 pack-year history of smoking general good health

Exclusion Criteria:

any prior cancers except non-melanotic skin cancer

Both
55 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Yes
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Canada
 
NCT00188734
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University Health Network, Toronto
University Health Network, Toronto
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Principal Investigator: Heidi C Roberts, MD University Health Network, Toronto
University Health Network, Toronto
August 2016

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