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Proton Therapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma (HL01)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00850200
First Posted: February 24, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 23, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Florida
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to reduce the risk of radiation related side effects and complications by treating with radiation (protons or photons) that exposes less of normal organs to low dose radiation.

Condition Intervention
Hodgkin Lymphoma Radiation: Proton Radiation Plan Radiation: Conventional Photon Radiation Plan Radiation: Intensity Modulated Radiation Plan

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Improving the Therapeutic Ratio by Using Proton Beam Radiation Therapy for Patients With Stage IA-IIIBX (Bulky/Non-bulky) Hodgkin Lymphoma Involving the Mediastinum Following Standard Chemotherapy

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University of Florida:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Comparison of Normal Tissue Exposed to Greater Than or Equal to 4 Gy/CGE With Use of Proton Therapy Compared to Both Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) and Conventional Therapy. [ Time Frame: Immediately proceeding completion of each of the three treatment plans ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Assess Improvement and Other Dosimetric Endpoints [ Time Frame: Prior to starting radiation therapy ]
  • Assess Disease Control and Survival Outcomes [ Time Frame: During radiation therapy; then after radiation, every 3 months for the first year, then every 6 months for the next 4 years, then annually ]

Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: August 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2020
Primary Completion Date: May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Proton Radiation Plan Radiation: Proton Radiation Plan
Between 21-39.6 Gy/CGE to the PTV
Active Comparator: Conventional Photon Radiation Plan Radiation: Conventional Photon Radiation Plan
Between 21-39.6 Gy/CGE to the PTV
Active Comparator: Intensity Modulated Radiation Plan Radiation: Intensity Modulated Radiation Plan
Between 21-39.6 Gy/CGE to the PTV

Detailed Description:

3 treatment plans will be created to deliver between a total of 21-39.6 Gray (Gy)/Centigray Equivalents (CGE) to the planning target volume (PTV).

  1. Proton Plan
  2. Conventional Plan
  3. Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) Plan

The patient will then receive the radiation modality with the lowest percentage of the body receiving 4 Gy (V4Gy/CGE)

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Confirmed "classic" Hodgkin lymphoma.
  • Completed chemotherapy.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior radiotherapy.
  • Prior or concurrent cancer other than non-melanomatous skin cancer.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00850200


Locations
United States, Florida
University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32206
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Florida
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bradford S Hoppe, MD, MPH University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
IRB #70-2003: Radiation Oncology Outcome Tracking Project (RADTRAC); PI: Robert J. Amdur.

Responsible Party: University of Florida
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00850200     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UFPTI 0806 - HL01
First Submitted: February 20, 2009
First Posted: February 24, 2009
Results First Submitted: December 13, 2013
Results First Posted: March 21, 2014
Last Update Posted: August 23, 2017
Last Verified: August 2017

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by University of Florida:
Hodgkin Lymphoma, Proton Radiation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma
Hodgkin Disease
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases