Study of Sublobar Resection versus Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy in High Risk Patients with Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to compare the results of two standard treatments: sublobar resection (removal of a small portion of a lung) and radiation (stereotactic ablative radiotherapy, which is radiation given by a specialized x-ray machine that targets your lung cancer).

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18+

Eligibility Criteria

  • Lung cancer
  • Long nodule suspiccious for lung cancer

What is involved

  • Sublobar resection
  • Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy
  • CT scan


Parking will be validated for study related visits

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Sharon Averill
Principal Investigator
Brian E. Lally, MD

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