Research study for adults with Stage II or III Rectal Cancer.

IRB/UVA Tracking #
16375
Principal Investigator
Hedrick Traci,
Contact First Name
Amy
Contact Last Name
Harrigan
Contact Email
Contact Phone
Official Trial Title
Research study for adults with Stage II or III Rectal Cancer.
Study Description

Contact: Amy Harrigan. Phone: (434)982-6532. E-mail: acm6a@virginia.edu The purpose of the study is to see if radiation can be avoided for a select group of rectal cancer patients who have a good response to 6 treatments with a chemotherapy combination regimen known as FOLFOX. The study does not use new drugs or procedures, but instead arranges well-established treatment strategies in a different way and the combination is considered investigational. Participant’s insurance company will be billed for medication, tests and procedures. Principal Investigator: Traci L. Hedrick, MD UVa Health System, Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery

Compensation

No Compensation