NRG-GU005 - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

If you agree to be in the study you will:
Be randomized (put into one of two groups by chance like the flip of a coin) and receive either Group 1 will receive 28 radiation treatments over approximately 6 weeks OR Group 2 will receive 5 radiation treatments over approximately 2 weeks.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Prostate Cancer

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults with localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate which has not been treated before.

Age Group

What is Involved?

We are doing this study to compare two different ways to give radiation therapy to see which way is better for patients with localized intermediate risk prostate cancer.

Study Details

Full Title
NRG-GU005: Phase III IGRT and SBRT vs IGRT and hypofractionated IMRT for localized Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer
Principal Investigator
Radiation Oncologist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00101310
NCT: NCT03367702
Phase III
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center