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Erlotinib Hydrochloride in Treating Patients With Stage IB-IIIA Non-small Cell Lung Cancer That Has Been Completely Removed by Surgery (An ALCHEMIST Treatment Trial)

Complete title: Randomized Study of Erlotinib Vs Observation in Patients With Completely Resected Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGFR) Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)

Research Study Number A081105
Principal Investigator Rafael Santana-Davila
Phase III

Research Study Description

This randomized phase III trial studies how well erlotinib hydrochloride compared to placebo works in treating patients with stage IB-IIIA non-small cell lung cancer that has been completely removed by surgery. Erlotinib hydrochloride may stop the growth of tumor cells by blocking some of the enzymes needed for cell growth.

Eligibility Criteria (must meet the following to participate in this study)

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Other eligibility criteria may apply.

Research Study Number A081105
Contact Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Intake Office
Telephone 800-804-8824 / 206-606-1024

Keywords: Lung Cancer; Solid Tumors; Neoplasms; Lung Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell (NSCLC); Carcinoma, Bronchogenic; Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial; Carcinoma

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