Outcomes Study of Late Effects After Proton RT for Pediatric Tumors of the Brain, Head, and Neck
Central Nervous System Tumors
Conditions: official terms
Brain Neoplasms - Central Nervous System Neoplasms - Nervous System Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Proton Radiation, Central Nervous System Tumors, Brain, Spine, Cancer
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
The purpose of this study is to collect information from medical records to see what effects proton beam radiation has on cancer and analyze possible side effects.
Detailed Description
Data collection will be obtained from the patient's medical records including initial evaluation, radiotherapy completion records and follow-up.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 20 Years
Minimum Age: N/A
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Estimated >5 cc of the brain tissue to receive >5 CGE radiation

- Patient must be less than 21 years of age at time of consent.

- Patients that require localized and craniospinal irradiation.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Prior radiation therapy.

- Evidence of metastases outside the central nervous system.
University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Intake Coordinator - 877-686-6009
Start Date
February 2010
Completion Date
January 2028
University of Florida
University of Florida
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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