Cone Beam CT Scanning in Lung and Bladder Cancer.

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AHS Cancer Control Alberta ( Alberta Health Services ) Identifier:
First received: May 2, 2007
Last updated: December 8, 2011
Last verified: December 2011
To study changes in tumor and normal organ size and/or position which occur during a course of radiation treatments.

Lung Neoplasm
Small Cell Carcinoma
Bladder Carcinoma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Improving the Accuracy of Radiotherapy Planning and Delivery Using Kilovoltage Cone Beam CT Imaging

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Further study details as provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:

Enrollment: 22
Study Start Date: May 2007
Study Completion Date: April 2010
Primary Completion Date: August 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
primary care clniic

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has biopsy proven limited stage SCLC
  • receiving radical concurrent chemoradiotherapy
  • no prior chest RT
  • no prior surgical resection of lung tumor
  • no prior chemotherapy
  • patients' lung tumors should be centrally-located to minimize the effect of respiratory motion
  • patient has biopsy proven TCC bladder
  • receiving radical concurrent chemoradiotherapy or RT alone
  • no prior chemotherapy
  • patient signs study-specific consent form

Exclusion Criteria:

  • mixed small cell and non small cell histology
  • patient not being treated with concurrent chemoradiotherapy
  • chemoradiotherapy given sequentially
  • previous chest RT
  • previous chemotherapy
  • prior surgical resection of lung mass
  • patient ineligible for pelvic RT
  • patient does not sign study consent
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00469066

Canada, Alberta
Cross Cancer Institute
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alberta Health Services
Principal Investigator: Don Yee, MD AHS Cancer Control Alberta
  More Information

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Responsible Party: AHS Cancer Control Alberta ( Alberta Health Services ) Identifier: NCT00469066     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LU-11-0073 
Study First Received: May 2, 2007
Last Updated: December 8, 2011
Health Authority: Canada: Health Canada

Keywords provided by AHS Cancer Control Alberta:
small cell lung cancer
bladder cancer
conformal radiotherapy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma, Small Cell
Lung Neoplasms
Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Bronchial Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Bronchogenic
Lung Diseases
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Neoplasms
Thoracic Neoplasms
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urogenital Neoplasms
Urologic Diseases
Urologic Neoplasms processed this record on February 04, 2016