Last updated on July 2019

Sacral Chordoma: Surgery Versus Definitive Radiation Therapy in Primary Localized Disease


Brief description of study

Comparative study on surgery versus definitive radiation therapy in primary localized sacral chordoma

Detailed Study Description

International, multicenter, comparative, open-label, parallel-group, mixed Observational-Randomized Controlled Trial.

All the patients, who are candidate for the study will receive full information on the characteristics, potential effectiveness and side effects of the two alternatives treatments: radiotherapy (RT) and surgical treatment Eligible patients will be asked to be randomized in order to receive treatment A (surgery, with or without RT) or treatment B (definitive RT) Who will refuse randomization will be included in the Prospective Cohort Study (PCS) and will be treated accordingly to their choice (treatment option A or treatment option B).

The same radiotherapy and surgical regimen will be administered in the PCS and in the Randomized Clinical Trial (RCT) cohort

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02986516

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