Androgen Deprivation TherapyStatus: open
14-021 - [556164-14] Androgen Deprivation Therapy and High Dose Radiotherapy with or without Whole-Pelvic Radiotherapy in Unfavorable Intermediate or Favorable High Risk Prostate Cancer: A Phase III Randomized Trial
Treatment for Prostate Cancer
RATIONALE: Androgens can cause the growth of prostate cancer cells. Androgen deprivation therapy may stop the adrenal glands from making androgens. Radiation therapy uses high-energy x-rays to kill tumor cells.
PURPOSE: This randomized phase III trial studies androgen-deprivation therapy and radiation therapy in treating patients with prostate cancer.
IRB Number 14-021
SponsorsThis trial is sponsored by Radiation Therapy Oncology Group.
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Providers Associated With This Trial
- Elesyia D. Outlaw, M.D.Radiation OncologistDirector of Women's Radiotherapy Program; Program Director of Brachytherapy Program; Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Clinical Oncology
- David R. Clarkson, M.D.Medical Oncologist and HematologistProfessor of Interdisciplinary Clinical Oncology; Fellowship Program Director