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Memphis, Tennessee 38105


Purpose:

The planning target volume (PTV) and planning organ at risk volume (PRV) margins used for pediatric radiation therapy are empiric, and quantitative assessment of these margins is needed to improve therapy planning and delivery.


Study summary:

Data will be gathered to develop a model to quantify the setup margin (SM) portion of the planning target volume (PTV) margin for pediatric tumor sites according to age, localization technique, treatment position, and the use of general anesthesia. Patient specific PTV and PRV margin recommendations will be developed based on the number of participants.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Patients will receive conformal or intensity-modulated radiation therapy (3D or IMRT). - Research participant or legal guardian/representative gives written informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: - Unwillingness of research participant or legal guardian/representative to give written informed consent


NCT ID:

NCT00704613


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Thomas Merchant, DO, PhD
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Memphis, Tennessee 38105
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: January 21, 2018

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