Potential Benefits of Radiotherapy in Prone Position for Breast Cancer Patients: a Planning Study

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2011 by Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01284153
First received: January 24, 2011
Last updated: February 3, 2011
Last verified: February 2011

January 24, 2011
February 3, 2011
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Potential Benefits of Radiotherapy in Prone Position for Breast Cancer Patients: a Planning Study
A Comparison of Three Radiotherapy Techniques for Breast Cancer: a Planning Study

This study has the purpose to investigate the benefit of treating breast cancer patients in prone position. This treatment is compared to the standard technique in our center (supine position with or without respiratory gating). The investigators want to compare the doses on the organs at risk (heart and lungs) in the different techniques.

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Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
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Non-Probability Sample

Patients who have an indication for radiotherapy of the breast and/or the lymph nodes.

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Radiation
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
30
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • indication for radiotherapy of the breast and /or lymph nodes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • none ( planning study)
Female
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Contact: Caroline Sweldens, Doctor 003216347600 caroline.sweldens@uzleuven.be
Belgium
 
NCT01284153
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Prof. Caroline Weltens, UZ Leuven
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
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Study Director: Caroline Sweldens, Doctor UZ Leuven
Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven
February 2011

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