The Utility of FDG-PET for Radiation Treatment in NSCLC
Conditions
Lung Neoplasms - Positron Emission Tomography
Conditions: official terms
Lung Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
lung neoplasms, positron emissions tomography, radiotherapy planning
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
Phase 2
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Intervention
Name: PET/CT scan for RT planning
Type: Procedure
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
Patients planned for radical radiation for NSCLC will undergo conventional CT stimulation and also PET/CT scans for definition of radiation target volumes
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Non-small cell lung cancer to receive radical radiation

Exclusion Criteria:

- unable to tolerate PET/CT scan
Location
Tom Baker Cancer Centre
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Marilyn David - 403-521-3619 - marilyn.david@albertahealthservices.ca
Start Date
October 2006
Sponsors
Alberta Health Services
Source
AHS Cancer Control Alberta
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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