Early-Stage Lung Cancer Surgery vs. Radiation Therapy Comparison

Trial Objective

Early-Stage Lung Cancer Surgery vs. Radiation Therapy ComparisonThe purpose of this study is to gather information about treatment of early-stage lung cancer in order to compare the effectiveness of surgery versus radiation therapy, potentially improving outcomes for patients with early-stage lung cancer.


New enrollment for this trial is temporarily paused

Who Can Participate

 Adults who have been diagnosed with early-stage lung cancer are eligible to participate. 

Age: 18+    Gender: Any Gender

Estimated Time Commitment

4 hours, 45 mins.

(1) First interview – in person, 90 minutes, (2) interview at seven days – by phone, 30 minutes; (3) interview at 30 days – phone, 30 minutes; (4) interview at three months – phone, 30 minutes; (5) interview at six months – in person, 45 minutes; (6) interview at 12 months – in person, 60 minutes. Total time commitment is four hours and 45 minutes.

Payment & Reimbursement  

Payment: Provided

Travel Reimbursement: Not Available

Trial Contact

For more information, contact:

Cole Waliczek, Trial Contact

Cole Waliczek

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Trial Location

National Jewish Main Campus and Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO

Trial Sponsors

National Cancer Institute

Principal Investigators

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Due to concerns around COVID-19 and our focus on helping to meet this momentous challenge, we have temporarily paused enrollment for all trials requiring an in-person visit. Please feel free to request additional information about any of the trials we have posted and we will get back to you when enrollment resumes. For more resources and information on COVID-19 please visit our special coronavirus website at www.njhealth.org/coronavirus.