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Research and Clinical Trials

NSABP B-51: A Randomized Phase III Clinical Trial Evaluating Post-Mastectomy Chestwall and Regional Nodal XRT and Post-Lumpectomy Regional Nodal XRT in Patients With Positive Axillary Nodes Before Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Who Convert to Pathologically Ne
Brief Description  
This randomized phase III trial studies standard or comprehensive radiation therapy in treating patients with early-stage breast cancer who have undergone surgery. Radiation therapy uses high-energy x rays to kill tumor cells. It is not yet known whether comprehensive radiation therapy is more effective than standard radiation therapy in treating patients with breast cancer.
Who may be Eligible  
Please contact us for eligibility criteria.
Breast - Female
Start Date  
IRB Number  
Principal Investigator  
Sharp, Hadley Jean
Contact Name  
Wendy L Vandermolen

For More Information, Contact  Wendy  L, Vandermolen
Phone:  980-442-2347 Fax:    
Email:  Wendy.Vandermolen@carolinashealthcare.org
Address:1021 Morehead Medical Drive Suite 2200 Charlotte, NC 28204