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NCT03297788 : Whole Brain Radiation Therapy Alone vs. Radiosurgery for SCLC Patients With 1-10 Brain Metastases
PhasePhase 2
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: N/A
Inclusion Criteria:

- histologically confirmed small cell lung cancer (SCLC)

- Magentic resonance (MR)-imaging confirmed cerebral metastases (no resection, max.
number of 10)

- age = 18 years of Age

- For women with childbearing potential, (and men) adequate contraception.

- Ability of subject to understand character and individual consequences of the clinical

- Written informed consent (must be available before enrolment in the trial)

Exclusion Criteria:

refusal of the patients to take part in the study

- previous radiotherapy of the brain

- Patients who have not yet recovered from acute high-grade toxicities of prior

- Known carcinoma < 5 years ago (excluding Carcinoma in situ of the cervix, basal cell
carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma of the skin) requiring immediate treatment
interfering with study therapy

- Pregnant or lactating women

- Participation in another competing clinical study or observation period of competing
trials, respectively

- MRI contraindication (i.e. cardiac pacemaker, implanted defibrillator, certain cardiac
valve replacements, certain metal implants)

- Karnofsky score (KPS) <60

- Simultaneous cytotoxic chemotherapy

- Last application of chemotherapy/immunotherapy/targeted therapy <1 week before
cerebral radiotherapy
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