Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Plus/Minus Surgery in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Stage IIIA/N2

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified May 2008 by Rigshospitalet, Denmark.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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First received: January 5, 2006
Last updated: May 21, 2008
Last verified: May 2008

January 5, 2006
May 21, 2008
January 1998
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time to progression
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Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Plus/Minus Surgery in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Stage IIIA/N2
Scandinavian Neoadjuvant Phase III Study of Induction Chemotherapy Followed by Irradiation Alone or Surgery Plus Irradiation in NSCLC Stage IIIA/N2 (T1N2, T2N2, T3/N2).

Hypothesis is that surgery is of benefit in locally advanced NSCLC with N2 disease.

Patients are randomised to surgery or not.

Patients are after staging randomised to neoadj. chemotherapy followed by surgery followed by irradiation or to chemotherapy followed by irradiation.

Endpoint is survival.

Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Procedure: Surgery
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January 2008
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically verified NSCLC
  • Stage IIIA/N2
  • age 18-75
  • Lung function test allowing surgery
  • Mediastinoscopy performed

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior chemotherapy
  • Prior irradiation
18 Years to 75 Years
Contact: Jens B. Sorensen, MD 35454372
Surgery in NSCLC stage IIIA/N2
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Rigshospitalet, Denmark
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Study Chair: Jens B. Sorensen, MD Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
May 2008

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