Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy and Radiofrequency Ablation for Lung Tumors Near Central Airways

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : April 30, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

January 15, 2010
January 18, 2010
April 30, 2018
February 8, 2010
December 20, 2017   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Achieve at most of 20% subacute or chronic grade 3 or higher lng, cardiac, or upper GI toxicity rate in patients treated with SBRT/RFA. [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
Same as current
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  • Achieve no more than 15% decline from the pre-treatment pulmonary function parameter (FEV1, DLCO) post-SBRT/RFA. [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
  • Achieve at least a 80% one-year local control (LC) rate by RECIST criterion or PET response (if applicable). [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
  • Progression-free survival [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
  • Overall survival [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
  • Concentration of serum TGF-B as early biomarker for treatment-inducted normal tissue injury [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
  • Concentration of serum VEGF as an early biomarker for response [ Time Frame: 3 years ]
Same as current
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Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy and Radiofrequency Ablation for Lung Tumors Near Central Airways
Phase II Study Evaluating Safety and Efficacy of Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy and Radiofrequency Ablation for Medically Inoperable and Recurrent Lung Tumors Near Central Airways
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate that combined stereotactic body radiotherapy and radiofrequency ablation is safe for patients with lung tumors near central airways.
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Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Lung Cancer
  • Radiation: Stereotactic Body Radiation
    3 fraction of stereotactic body radiation therapy within 10 days.
    Other Name: SBR
  • Radiation: Radiofrequency Ablation
    Subject will undergo radiofrequency ablation within 10 days of the last fraction of SBRT.
    Other Name: RFA
Experimental: Arm 1
Subjects will undergo PET/CT simulation, 3 Fraction SBRT, RFA, and then undergo follow up.
  • Radiation: Stereotactic Body Radiation
  • Radiation: Radiofrequency Ablation
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December 20, 2017
December 20, 2017   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Histologically confirmed primary lung cancer, lung metastasis from another primary, or recurrent tumors in the setting of prior RFA or cryotherapy
  • Tumors < 2 cm from trachea or zone of proximal bronchial tree (central tumors)
  • Each tumor < 5 cm in size prior to treatment
  • Medically inoperable patients as determined at the multidisciplinary thoracic tumor board, or medically operable patients who refuse surgery
  • Criterion for medical inoperability include:

    • Overall clinical assessment at the UCLA thoracic tumor board
    • Reduced Pulmonary Function (FEV1, DLCO, etc) based on one major or two minor criterion as described below:
  • Modified ACOSOG Criteria for medical inoperability:

    • Major Criteria: FEV1% < 50% or < 1L and DLCO < 50%
    • Minor Criteria: Age > 75, FEV1 51-60% predicted, or FEV1 1-1.2L, DLCO 51%-60% predicted, pulmonary hypertension, poor left ventricular function (EF < 40% or less), resting or exercise arterial pO2 < 55 mmHg, and pCO2 > 45 mmHg
  • Age > 18 years old
  • KPS > 70
  • If a woman is of childbearing potential, a negative urine or serum pregnancy test must be documented.
  • Ability to understand and the willingness to sign a written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior thoracic radiation near the targets of interest
  • More than 2 central tumor targets per patient
  • Active infections requiring systemic antibiotics
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
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Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
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Principal Investigator: Percy Lee, MD University of California, Los Angeles
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
April 2018

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