Predictive Assays in Cervix Cancer: Assessment of Hypoxia, Interstitial Fluid Pressure, and GSH Levels
Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
To determine if tumour oxygen tension prior to and during radiation therapy is an independent prognostic factor for primary tumour response and control in patients with cervix cancer.
tumour measurement will be done 2-3 months following completion of treatment; follow-up every 3 months for 2 years; every 4-6 months during year 3 to 5; and annually thereafter
Anthony Fyles, MD
Princess Margaret Hospital, Canada
Canada: Ethics Review Committee
UHN REB 01-0376-C