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Talc in Treating Patients With Malignant Pleural Effusion

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00002622
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 31, 2004
Last Update Posted : June 28, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
North Central Cancer Treatment Group
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology

No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2005
  Actual Study Completion Date : January 2006
Publications of Results:
Fleishman SB, Dresler C, Herndon JE, et al.: Quality of life (QOL) advantage of sclerosis for malignant pleural effusion (MPE) via talc thoracoscopy over chest tube infusion of talc slurry: a cancer and leukemia group B study. [Abstract] Proceedings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 21: A-1418, 2002.
Dresler CM, Herndon JE, Daniels T, et al.: Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB) 9334: a phase III, intergroup study of sclerosis of malignant pleural effusion by talc. [Abstract] Proceedings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 19: A2455, 2000.