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Breath Analysis for Evaluation of Radiation Exposure in Lung Cancer Patients Treated With Radiation: A Feasibility Study


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Open (Enrolling)
Both
Lung Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Small Cell Lung Cancer

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Trial Information

Breath Analysis for Evaluation of Radiation Exposure in Lung Cancer Patients Treated With Radiation: A Feasibility Study


Inclusion Criteria:



- Diagnosis of any type of lung tumor

- Medical recommendation (independent of the study) that the patient undergo thoracic
radiation therapy. Radiation therapy may be either fractionated or hypofractionated
(i.e. radiosurgery)

- Age >= 18 years old

- Any gender and any ethnic background will be recruited

- Capable of giving written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

- Inability of giving written informed consent

- Pregnancy or breast-feeding

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Outcome Measure:

Pre and post-radiation FeNO (fraction of exhaled nitric oxide) measurements

Outcome Time Frame:

Every 3 months for 1 year

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Dr. Maximilian Diehn MD/PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Stanford University

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

LUN0043

NCT ID:

NCT01182155

Start Date:

August 2010

Completion Date:

December 2012

Related Keywords:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer Non-Small Cell Cancer (NSCLC)
  • Lung Cancer Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC)
  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Small Cell Lung Carcinoma

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Location

Stanford University School of MedicineStanford, California  94305-5317