Proton therapy: Research Studies

6 Related Result(s)

  1. 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]...

  2. Breast Cancer Lung Late Effects (BELLE)

    This study will use CT imaging, pulmonary function tests, and blood samples to examine the differences in pulmonary vessel radiation damage between patients...

  3. 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...

  4. 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 ...

  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

    This randomized phase III trial studies proton chemoradiotherapy to see how well it works compared to photon chemoradiotherapy in treating patients with...