Clinical Study

Phase III Randomized Trial Comparing Overall Survival After Photon Versus Proton Chemoradiotherapy For Inoperable Stage II-IIIb Nsclc

Posted Date: Sep 28, 2020

  • Investigator: Emily Daugherty
  • Specialties: Cancer, Lung Cancer, Oncology, Radiation Oncology
  • Type of Study: Device

To compare the overall survival (OS) in patients with stage II-IIIB NSCLC after image guided, motion-managed photon radiotherapy (Arm 1) or after image guided, motion-managed proton radiotherapy (Arm 2) both given with concurrent platinum- based chemotherapy.


Untreated Histologically Or Cytologically Proven Diagnosis Of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Prior To Registration. Clinical Ajcc (7Th Ed.) Stage Ii-Iiib Medically Non-Operable Disease, Or Surgically Unresectable Disease, Or Patients Who Refuse Surgery; Patients Who Present With N2 Or N3 Disease And An Undetectable Nsclc Primary Tumor Also Are Eligible.


Proton Therapy, Lung Cancer, Radiation Therapy

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Emily Daugherty, Md

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