Lung Cancer (RTOG 0937): Cranial Irradiation in Extensive Small Cell Lung Cancer
Randomized Phase II Study Comparing Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation Alone to Prophylactic Cranial Irradiation and Consolidative Extra Cranial Irradiation for Extensive Disease Small Cell Lung Cancer
Pt completes 4-6 cycles of platinum-based chemotherapy. Pre- and post-chemothapy tumor measurements. Prior to chemo must have documented extensive disease defined as disease beyond the ipsilateral hemothorax with 1-4 metastatic lesions excluding brain/central nervous metastasis. No prior radiation to the region of the study cancer.