open to eligible people ages 1 month to 21 years
This research trial studies neuropsychological (learning, remembering or thinking) and behavioral testing in younger patients with cancer. Collecting information over time from a series of tests may help doctors develop effective tests to measure neuropsychological and behavioral function of patients with cancer.
Oakland, California and other locations
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RATIONALE: Radiation therapy uses high-energy x-rays to kill tumor cells. Specialized radiation therapy that delivers a high dose of radiation directly to the tumor may kill more tumor cells and cause less damage to normal tissue. Given radiation therapy in different ways may kill more tumor cells.
PURPOSE: This randomized phase II trial studies radiation therapy to see how well it works in treating patients with prostate cancer.
San Francisco, California and other locations