This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition head and neck neoplasms
Phase phase 2
Sponsor Technische Universität Dresden
Start date July 2006
End date August 2018
Trial size 60 participants
Trial identifier NCT00180180, HNO-FMISO-FU


The purpose of this study is to describe the regional and global tumor hypoxia in head-and-neck cancer during percutaneous radiation therapy

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model cohort
Time perspective prospective

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 70 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - histologically confirmed head-and-neck cancer not curable by surgery - Karnofsky > 70% - tumor volume and localisation allow curative radiotherapy - written consent Exclusion Criteria: - metastases - earlier radiation therapy of head and neck - pregnancy - secondary malignancy excluding dermal carcinoma and Tis-carcinoma of cervix uteri - psychiatric impairment

Additional Information

Official title Tumor Hypoxia of Head-and-neck Cancer Underwent Radiation Therapy Measured With F-18-FMISO
Principal investigator Joerg Kotzerke, MD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in March 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Technische Universität Dresden.