Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
09/07/2014
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 S Susnerwala

ORCID ID

Contact details

Consultant Oncologist
Royal Preston Hospital
Sharoe Green Lane North
Fulwood
Preston
PR2 9HT
United Kingdom
+44 01772 716565
shabbir.susnerwala@lthtr.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0188116113

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Attempt to prove that preoperative radio-chemotherapy will improve disease-free survival for this patient group.

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

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Cancer: Thoracic oesophageal

Intervention

Arm A: radio-chemotherapy followed by surgery
Arm B: surgery alone

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Phase III

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2002

Overall trial end date

01/03/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with thoracic oesophageal cancer deemed to be resectable

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration.
Added July 2008: No UK participants were recruited in this EORTC trial.

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/06/2002

Recruitment end date

01/03/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Consultant Oncologist
Preston
PR2 9HT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

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