Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
28/02/2001
Date assigned
28/02/2001
Last edited
30/07/2012
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Danielle Andrews

ORCID ID

Contact details

MRC Clinical Trials Unit
222 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DA
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

LU20

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare in patients with stage IIIA non small cell lung cancer a policy of standard therapy with thoracic radiotherapy versus a policy of chemotherapy followed, if feasible, by surgery

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration.

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cancer

Intervention

1. One group receives standard therapy with thoracic radiotherapy
2. The other group receives chemotherapy followed, if feasible, by surgery

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Phase III

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Survival time
2. Quality of life

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/09/1995

Overall trial end date

01/05/1999

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. No previous treatment for the current lung cancer
2. Either sex
3. World Health Organisation (WHO) 0-2, T3N1M0 or T1-3N2M0 stage

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

350

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/09/1995

Recruitment end date

01/05/1999

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

MRC Clinical Trials Unit
London
NW1 2DA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Medical Research Council (MRC) (UK)

Sponsor details

20 Park Crescent
London
W1B 1AL
United Kingdom
+44 20 7636 5422
clinical.trial@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

Sponsor type

Research council

Website

http://www.mrc.ac.uk

Funders

Funder type

Research council

Funder name

Medical Research Council (MRC) (UK)

Alternative name(s)

MRC

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes