Non-therapeutic protocols address such issues as side effects or long-term effects of therapy, quality of life, making testing easier on the children, prevention of pain, and issues related to nutrition and stress. There are also tissue and blood banking protocols for laboratory researchers who are studying diseases and searching for underlying causes and cures. The research at St. Jude is designed to include all aspects related to the care of sick children and their families.
Multi-Center Trial for the Treatment of Patients with Stage III-V Wilms Tumor Requiring Abdominal Radiation Delivered with Proton Beam Irradiation following Nephrectomy or Partial Nephrectomy
- Diagnosis of Wilms tumor