Proton therapy: Research Studies

6 Related Result(s)

  1. LUN005-12: A Phase I/II Study of Hypofractionated Proton Therapy for Stage II-III Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Establish the maximum tolerated dose of radiotherapy using hypo-fractionated proton therapy concurrently with chemotherapy and determine the percentage of...

  2. PARTIQoL: Proton Therapy vs. IMRT for Low or Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer

    The purpose of this study is to compare two types of radiation therapies called Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) and proton beam therapy ...

  3. Prostate Advanced Radiation Technologies Investigating Quality of Life: A Phase III Randomized Clinical Trial of Proton Therapy vs. IMRT for Low or Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer

    We are studying whether men being treated for prostate cancer have the same amount of side effects from either one of two different external radiation...

  4. A Prospective Comparative Study of Outcomes with Proton and Photon Radiation in Prostate Cancer

    This study is a large, prospective, pragmatic, controlled comparison of patient-centric outcomes [quality of life (QOL), toxicity, and disease control]...

  5. Pragmatic Phase III Randomized Trial of Proton Vs. Photon Therapy for Patients with Non-Metastatic Breast Cancer Receiving Comprehensive Nodal Radiation: A Radiotherapy Comparative Effectiveness (RADCOMP) Consortium Trial

    To assess the effectiveness of proton vs. photon therapy in reducing major cardiovascular events (MCE), defined as atherosclerotic coronary heart disease or...

  6. RTOG 1308: Phase III Randomized Trial Comparing Overall Survival After Photon Versus Proton Chemoradiotherapy for Inoperable Stage II-IIIB NSCLC

    The purpose of this study is to compare the overall survival (OS) in patients with stage II-IIIB non small-cell lung cancer after image guided, motion...