PCRC_HN003

Multicenter Phase III Study of Intensity-modulated Radiotherapy Alone Compared to Intensity-modulated Radiotherapy Combined Chemotherapy for Lower Risk Locally Advanced Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

The purpose of this study is to verify that simultaneous integrated boost IMRT (SIB-IMRT) alone is non-inferior to SIB-IMRT combined with concurrent chemotherapy for low-risk locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

Inclusion Criteria:

•Histopathological proven non-keratin nasopharyngeal carcinoma

•AJCC 7th edition stage III/IVM0, without any one of following factors: node size >6cm;supraclavicular metastasis node; T4N2; multiple neck node metastases with 1 node >4 cm

Exclusion Criteria:

* Prior radiotherapy to the region of the study cancer that would result in overlap of radiation therapy fields
Phase III
NCT01817023
Oncology
Oral, Head and Neck
Paul Montgomery, M.D.
NRG
George Morris

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