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The Utility of FDG-PET for Radiation Treatment in NSCLC

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00385164
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2011 by AHS Cancer Control Alberta.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : October 6, 2006
Last Update Posted : July 25, 2017
Calgary Health Region
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AHS Cancer Control Alberta

Brief Summary:
Patients planned for radical radiation for NSCLC will undergo conventional CT stimulation and also PET/CT scans for definition of radiation target volumes

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Lung Neoplasms Positron Emission Tomography Procedure: PET/CT scan for RT planning

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Utility of 18-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography (FDG-PET) for Radiation Treatment Planning in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
Study Start Date : October 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Lung Cancer

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Non-small cell lung cancer

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Non-small cell lung cancer to receive radical radiation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unable to tolerate PET/CT scan

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00385164

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Contact: Harold P Lau, MD 403-521-3012

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Canada, Alberta
Tom Baker Cancer Centre Recruiting
Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 4N2
Contact: Marilyn David    403-521-3619    marilyn.david@albertahealthservices.ca   
Sponsors and Collaborators
AHS Cancer Control Alberta
Calgary Health Region
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Principal Investigator: Harold P Lau, MD AHS Cancer Control Alberta
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Responsible Party: AHS Cancer Control Alberta
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00385164    
Other Study ID Numbers: 20328
First Posted: October 6, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 25, 2017
Last Verified: August 2011
Keywords provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:
lung neoplasms
positron emissions tomography
radiotherapy planning
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Lung Neoplasms
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases