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Surgery for Mesothelioma After Radiation Therapy "SMART" for Resectable Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

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Last updated:1st Nov 2015
Identifier: NCT02613299

The purpose of this study is to determine whether radiation therapy decreases tumor size and tumor spread. The investigators will consent subjects that have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and will undergo radiation therapy followed by surgical resection as their standard of care. The investigators will collect data from past and future medical records as well as data regarding their health status for their lifetime by reviewing life status, treatment status and CT scans.


Study Type: Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Surgery for Mesothelioma After Radiation Therapy "SMART" for Resectable Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: November 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2018 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Category Value
Date last updated at source 2016-12-20
Study type(s) Observational study
Expected enrolment 200
Study start date 2015-11-01
Estimated primary completion date 2018-11-01

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