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A FRENCH SURVEY OF THE DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT OF ELDERLY PEOPLE WITH HISTOLOGICALLY/CYTOLOGICALLY CONFIRMED LUNG CANCER.

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00198406
First Posted: September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted: March 3, 2017
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Information provided by:
Intergroupe Francophone de Cancerologie Thoracique
  Purpose
Management of lung cancer remains very controversial for elderly patients (pts) and they are often excluded from clinical trials. We present here a survey performed about the management of lung cancer pts aged 70 or more in France. All pts aged 70 or more with histo/cytologically proved lung cancer diagnosed between sept 02 and oct 03 in participating centers were recorded and their characteristics, the diagnostic procedures, therapeutic management and survival were analysed.

Condition Intervention
ELDERLY PEOPLE Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Procedure: diagnostic and therapeutic management

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A FRENCH SURVEY OF THE DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT OF ELDERLY PEOPLE WITH HISTOLOGICALLY/CYTOLOGICALLY CONFIRMED LUNG CANCER.

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Further study details as provided by Intergroupe Francophone de Cancerologie Thoracique:

Estimated Enrollment: 1653
Study Start Date: September 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   70 Years and older   (Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • histo/cytologically proved lung cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
France
CHU Lyautey - Pneumologie
Strasbourg, France, 63000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Intergroupe Francophone de Cancerologie Thoracique
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Elisabeth Quoix IFCT
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00198406     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IFCT-0202
First Submitted: September 13, 2005
First Posted: September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted: March 3, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Bronchial Neoplasms