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Short-course Hypofractionated Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00126165
First Posted: August 3, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 19, 2012
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Collaborator:
Calgary Health Region
Information provided by:
AHS Cancer Control Alberta
  Purpose
This study is aimed at providing further clinical evidence to support or refute the current understanding of biological sensitivity of prostate cancer to fractionated radiotherapy. Determining the morbidity and cancer control provided by a 4-week course of treatment will greatly influence future radiotherapy services for patients with localized prostate cancer.

Condition Intervention Phase
Prostate Cancer Procedure: radiotherapy Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I/II Study of Escalated-dose Short-course Hypofractionated Radiotherapy (55 Gy/16 Fractions/4 Weeks) for Localized Prostate Cancer

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Further study details as provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • rectal morbidity

Estimated Enrollment: 72
Study Start Date: September 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2011
Detailed Description:
This study is aimed at providing further clinical evidence to support or refute the current understanding of biological sensitivity of prostate cancer to fractionated radiotherapy. Determining the morbidity and cancer control provided by a 4-week course of treatment will greatly influence future radiotherapy services for patients with localized prostate cancer.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Stage T1 and T2 prostate cancer
  • Prostate specific antigen (PSA)>=20 and Gleason score<=6
  • PSA<=15 and Gleason score 7
  • Signed informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No hip prosthesis, pins or screws
  • No previous pelvic radiotherapy
  • No inflammatory bowel disease
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00126165


Locations
Canada, Alberta
Tom Baker Cancer Centre
Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4N2
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alberta Health Services
Calgary Health Region
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jackson Wu AHS Cancer Control Alberta
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00126165     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 17885
First Submitted: August 2, 2005
First Posted: August 3, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 19, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012

Keywords provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:
prostate cancer
radiotherapy
hypofraction
radiosensitivity
image-guidance

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases