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Organ Preservation in the Multispeciality Therapy of Stage II-IV Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Chicago
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01187472
First received: August 20, 2010
Last updated: January 15, 2013
Last verified: January 2013
  Purpose

This protocol was opened to collect long term survival information on subjects enrolled in a previous study which evaluated the impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy and concomitant chemoradiotherapy with organ preserving optional surgery on overall survival, time to progression, pattern of disease recurrence in patient with locally advanced head and neck cancer. The last surviving subject was last treated in 1989, and was lost to follow up in 2010.


Condition Phase
Head and Neck Cancer
Phase 2

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Organ Preservation in the Multispeciality Therapy of Stage II-IV Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer

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Further study details as provided by University of Chicago:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Overall survival [ Time Frame: Until Death ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    To collect long term survival information on subjects treated on a previous protocol which evaluated the the impact of neoadjuvant chemotherapy and concomitant chemoradiotherapy with organ preserving optional surgery on overall survival, time to progression, and pattern of disease recurrence in patients with locally advanced head and neck cancer.


Enrollment: 35
Study Start Date: March 2003
Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Treated subjects
Subjects treated on a previous study of locally advanced head and neck cancer

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   59 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Subjects enrolled on a previous head and neck cancer treatment protocol

Criteria

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility Criteria:

Subjects previously enrolled in a treatment protocol for locally advanced head and neck cancer who met the following criteria:

  1. Patients with Stage IV carcinoma of the nasal or oral cavity, nasopharynx pharynx, larynx, paranasal sinuses, cervical esophagus, or hypopharynx are eligible. Patients with Stage III carcinoma of the nasopharynx, base of tongue and hypopharynx are also eligible. Therapy is given with curative intent.

    Prior to entry in the study the resectability and standard treatment options for each patient will be determined during a joint evaluation by a team composed of an attending surgeon, a radiation oncologist and a medical oncologist. In addition the timing and feasibility of surgery will be determined in each patient prior to initiation of therapy. The unequivocal demonstration of distant metastasis confers in eligibility.

  2. Measurable disease is not required, but all disease will be carefully evaluated.
  3. Patients must have a histologically or cytologically confirmed diagnosis of squamous cell carcinoma, mucoepidermoid carcinoma or lymphoepithelioma.
  4. Patients must have not received prior chemotherapy or radiotherapy.
  5. Patients must have performance status of >60%
  6. Patients must have a WBC count of >3.5, an ANC count >1500 and a platlet count of >100,000.
  7. The serum creatinine must be equal to or less than 1.5 m/dlor the calculated creatinine clearance must exceed 50cc/min.
  8. Patient must be free of significant infection or other severe complicating medical illness.
  9. Pregnancy will constitute an absolute contraindication to entrance on this protocol.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01187472

Locations
United States, Illinois
The University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60653
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Chicago
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Everett E Vokes, MD University of Chicago
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of Chicago
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01187472     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 12145B
Study First Received: August 20, 2010
Last Updated: January 15, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of Chicago:
Head
neck
cancer
advanced
oral cavity
lip
larynx

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site

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