Standard Versus Intensity-Modulated Pelvic Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Endometrial or Cervical Cancer

November 01, 2012
Cancer-Gynecologic, Cancer
Seth Kaufman, MD
D’Amour Center for Cancer Care, 3350 Main Street, Springfield, MA
The purpose of this study is to test whether the use of a radiation therapy delivery technique called intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) can reduce the amount and severity of gastrointestinal side effects (such as diarrhea) that result from radiation, compared with standard radiation techniques.
Diagnosis of endometrial or cervical cancer; completed hysterectomy
Interventional (Clinical Trial), Randomized
Laura Sorci