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Chemoradiation Plus Durvalumab Followed by Surgery Followed by Adjuvant Durvalumab in Patients With Surgically Resectable Stage III (N2) Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

NCT03871153

Description:

This is an open label, multi-institutional, single arm Phase II trial. All patients will be treated with Carboplatin, Paclitaxel, Durvalumab and Radiation. All patients with non-PD after induction therapy who remain surgical candidates will undergo surgical resection 4-12 weeks following induction therapy. After surgical resection, all patients who remain eligible will be treated with adjuvant Durvalumab every 4 weeks for 6 cycles beginning 4-12 weeks after surgical resection.

Related Conditions:
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Recruiting Status:

Recruiting

Phase:

Phase 2

Trial Eligibility

Document

Title

  • Brief Title: Chemoradiation Plus Durvalumab Followed by Surgery Followed by Adjuvant Durvalumab in Patients With Surgically Resectable Stage III (N2) Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Official Title: A Phase II Study of Concurrent Chemoradiation Plus Durvalumab (MEDI4736) Followed by Surgery Followed by Adjuvant Durvalumab (MEDI4736) in Medically Operable Patients With Surgically Resectable Stage III (N2) Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Clinical Trial IDs

  • ORG STUDY ID: HCRN LUN17-321
  • NCT ID: NCT03871153

Conditions

  • Non Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Stage III Non-small-cell Lung Cancer

Interventions

DrugSynonymsArms
PaclitaxelTaxolTreatment
CarboplatinPlatinolTreatment

Purpose

This is an open label, multi-institutional, single arm Phase II trial. All patients will be treated with Carboplatin, Paclitaxel, Durvalumab and Radiation. All patients with non-PD after induction therapy who remain surgical candidates will undergo surgical resection 4-12 weeks following induction therapy. After surgical resection, all patients who remain eligible will be treated with adjuvant Durvalumab every 4 weeks for 6 cycles beginning 4-12 weeks after surgical resection.

Trial Arms

NameTypeDescriptionInterventions
TreatmentOtherNeoadjuvant chemotherapy(Durvalumab, Paclitaxel, Carboplatin), radiation and immunotherapy (durvalumab) followed by surgical resection followed by adjuvant immunotherapy (durvalumab)
  • Paclitaxel
  • Carboplatin

Eligibility Criteria

        Inclusion Criteria:

          1. Written informed consent and HIPAA authorization for release of personal health
             information. NOTE: HIPAA authorization may be included in the informed consent or
             obtained separately.

          2. Age ≥ 18 years at the time of consent.

          3. ECOG Performance Status of 0 or 1 within 28 days prior to registration.

          4. Histological or cytological confirmation of NSCLC (Adenocarcinoma, Squamous Cell
             Carcinoma, Large Cell Carcinoma). A pathology report (from the last 6 months)
             confirming the diagnosis of NSCLC must be obtained and reviewed by the treating
             physician prior to registration to study.

          5. Must have resectable and medically operable stage III (N2) NSCLC with biopsy-proven N2
             disease. Subjects must be considered resectable and medically operable based on the
             judgment of the treating physician. Stage III (N2) defined as per the 8th edition of
             the TNM staging system (T1a, T1b, T1c, T2a, T2b, T3, or T4)N2M0.

          6. Individuals cannot have contralateral neck or mediastinum nodal involvement.

          7. Subjects must have a life expectancy of at least 12 weeks to qualify.

          8. Individuals must not have distant metastasis, defined as M0 in the TMN staging system.

          9. Demonstrate adequate organ function as defined in the table below; all screening labs
             to be obtained within 28 days prior to registration.

               -  Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) ≥ 1.5 K/mm3

               -  Hemoglobin (Hgb) ≥ 9 g/dL (may be transfused)

               -  Platelets ≥100,000/mcl

               -  Serum creatinine OR Measured or calculated creatinine clearance (GFR can also be
                  used in place of creatinine or CrCl) ≤ 1.5 x upper limit of normal (ULN) OR ≥ 40
                  mL/min for subjects with creatinine levels >1.5 x institutional ULN

               -  Bilirubin ≤ 1.5 × ULN OR Direct bilirubin of ≤ ULN for subjects with total
                  bilirubin levels of >1.5x ULN

               -  Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) ≤ 2.5 × ULN if no liver metastases

                  ≤ 5 x ULN if liver metastases present

               -  Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) ≤ 2.5 × ULN if no liver metastases ≤ 5 x ULN if
                  liver metastases present

         10. All CT or PET imaging studies must be completed within 6 weeks (42 days) prior to
             registration.

         11. Women of childbearing potential (WOCBP) must have a negative serum or urine pregnancy
             test (minimum sensitivity 25 IU/L or equivalent units of HCG) within 7 days prior to
             registration. NOTE: Women are considered of childbearing potential unless they are
             surgically sterile (have undergone a hysterectomy, bilateral tubal ligation, or
             bilateral oophorectomy) or are postmenopausal. Menopause is defined clinically as 12
             months of amenorrhea in a woman over 45 in the absence of other biological or
             physiological causes. In addition, women under the age of 62 must have a documented
             serum follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) level greater than 40 mIU/mL.

         12. Women of childbearing potential must be willing to abstain from heterosexual activity
             or use an effective method of contraception from the time of informed consent until 90
             days after treatment discontinuation.

         13. Men who are sexually active with WOCBP must use any contraceptive method with a
             failure rate of less than 1% per year. Men receiving study drug and who are sexually
             active with WOCBP will be instructed to adhere to contraception for a period of 90
             days after the last dose of investigational product.

         14. As determined by the enrolling physician or protocol designee, ability of the subject
             to understand and comply with study procedures for the entire length of the study.

        Exclusion Criteria:

          1. History of a major surgical procedure (as defined by investigator) within 28 days
             prior to the first dose of study drug. NOTE: Local surgery for isolated lesions for
             palliative intent is acceptable.

          2. History of another primary malignancy except for a) malignancy treated with curative
             intent and with no known active disease ≥ 5 years before the first dose of study drug,
             b) adequately treated non-melanoma skin cancer or lentigo maligna without evidence of
             disease, c) adequately treated carcinoma in situ without evidence of disease.

          3. History of leptomeningeal disease.

          4. Persons who have small cell carcinoma.

          5. Persons who do not meet the Stage IIIA NSCLC classification criteria outlined above.

          6. Presence of superior vena cava syndrome.

          7. Pregnant, breastfeeding, or expecting to conceive or father children within the
             projected duration of the trial, starting with the pre-screening or screening visit
             through 90 days after the last dose of trial treatment.

          8. Active central nervous system (CNS) metastases. Subjects must undergo a head computed
             tomography (CT) scan or brain MRI within 42 days prior to registration for protocol
             therapy to exclude brain metastases if symptomatic or without prior brain imaging.

          9. Treatment with any investigational agent within 28 days prior to registration for
             protocol therapy.

         10. Patients should not have received any prior therapy for the current diagnosis of
             NSCLC. Treatments done for previously diagnosed malignancies are permitted. Prior
             therapy with a PD-1, PD-L1 (including Durvalumab), PD-L2 or CTLA-4 inhibitor or a lung
             cancer-specific vaccine therapy are not permitted.

         11. Presence of metastatic disease (stage IV NSCLC) is not allowed. Subjects must be
             evaluated with a CT or PET scan prior to registration for protocol therapy to exclude
             metastatic disease.

         12. Active or prior documented autoimmune or inflammatory disorders (including
             inflammatory bowel disease [e.g., colitis or Crohn's disease], diverticulitis [with
             the exception of diverticulosis], systemic lupus erythematosus, Sarcoidosis syndrome,
             or Wegener syndrome [granulomatosis with polyangiitis, Graves' disease, rheumatoid
             arthritis, hypophysitis, uveitis, etc]). The following are exceptions to this
             criterion:

               -  Patients with vitiligo or alopecia

               -  Patients with hypothyroidism (e.g., following Hashimoto syndrome) stable on
                  hormone replacement

               -  Any chronic skin condition that does not require systemic therapy

               -  Patients without active disease in the last 5 years may be included but only
                  after consultation with the study physician

               -  Patients with celiac disease controlled by diet alone

         13. Interstitial lung disease or history of pneumonitis requiring treatment with
             corticosteroids

         14. Current or prior use of immunosuppressive medication within 14 days before the first
             dose of durvalumab. The following are exceptions to this criterion:

               -  Intranasal, inhaled, topical steroids, or local steroid injections (e.g., intra
                  articular injection)

               -  Systemic corticosteroids at physiologic doses not to exceed <<10 mg/day>> of
                  prednisone or its equivalent

               -  Steroids as premedication for hypersensitivity reactions (e.g., CT scan
                  premedication)

         15. History of psychiatric illness or social situations that would limit compliance with
             study requirements

         16. Any unresolved toxicity NCI CTCAE Grade ≥2 from previous anticancer therapy with the
             exception of alopecia, vitiligo, and the laboratory values defined in the inclusion
             criteria

               -  Patients with Grade ≥2 neuropathy will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis after
                  consultation with the investigator.

               -  Patients with irreversible toxicity not reasonably expected to be exacerbated by
                  treatment with durvalumab may be included only after consultation with the
                  investigator.

         17. Has a history or current evidence of any condition, therapy, or laboratory abnormality
             that might confound the results of the trial, interfere with the subject's
             participation for the full duration of the trial, or is not in the best interest of
             the subject to participate, in the opinion of the site investigator.

         18. Clinically significant acute infection requiring systemic antibacterial, antifungal,
             or antiviral therapy including tuberculosis (clinical evaluation that includes
             clinical history, physical examination and radiographic findings, and TB testing in
             line with local practice), hepatitis B (known positive HBV surface antigen (HBsAg)
             result), hepatitis C, or human immunodeficiency virus (positive HIV 1/2 antibodies).
             Patients with a past or resolved HBV infection (defined as the presence of hepatitis B
             core antibody [anti-HBc] and absence of HBsAg) are eligible. Patients positive for
             hepatitis C (HCV) antibody are eligible only if polymerase chain reaction is negative
             for HCV RNA. Subjects with HIV/AIDS with adequate antiviral therapy to control viral
             load would be allowed. Subjects with viral hepatitis with controlled viral load would
             be allowed while on suppressive antiviral therapy. Testing not required.

         19. Has received a live vaccine within 30 days prior to planned start of study therapy.
             NOTE: Seasonal influenza vaccines for injection are generally inactivated flu vaccines
             and are allowed; however, intranasal influenza vaccines (e.g., Flu-Mist®) are live
             attenuated vaccines, and are not allowed.

         20. History of allograft or allogeneic bone marrow transplant.
      
Maximum Eligible Age:N/A
Minimum Eligible Age:18 Years
Eligible Gender:All
Healthy Volunteers:No

Primary Outcome Measures

Measure:Pathologic Complete Response Rate
Time Frame:3 months
Safety Issue:
Description:Pathologic Complete Response Rate is defined as lack of evidence of viable cancer in the surgical specimen at the time of surgery.

Secondary Outcome Measures

Measure:Pathologic N0 rate
Time Frame:3 months
Safety Issue:
Description:Pathologic N0 rate is defined as a lack of evidence of viable cancer in the removed lymph nodes at the time of surgery.
Measure:Assess adverse events
Time Frame:1 year
Safety Issue:
Description:Assess all adverse events according to the NCI Common Terminology Criteria for (NCI CTCAE) v5
Measure:Progression Free Survival
Time Frame:1 year
Safety Issue:
Description:Progression free survival will be defined as the time from registration until the criteria for disease progression is met as defined by RECIST 1.1 or death as a result of any cause.
Measure:Number of participants with: no grade 4 or 5 toxicities, no grade 3 unexpected toxicities, receiving 2 of 3 planned dose of Durvalumab, receiving at least 4 planned doses of chemotherapy, receiving at least 45 Gy of radiation, and the undergoing surgery
Time Frame:2 years
Safety Issue:
Description:This will be defined as no grade 4 or 5 toxicities and no grade 3 toxicities not previously defined as assessed by CTCAE v5. It will also include the delivery of at least 2 of 3 planned doses of Durvalumab, the delivery of at least 4 planned doses of chemotherapy, the delivery of at least 45 Gy of radiation, and the ability to undergo surgery within a maximum of 12 weeks after finishing chemoradiation.
Measure:Number of participants with: no grade 4 or 5 toxicities, no grade 3 unexpected toxicities, receiving at least 2 of 6 planned doses of Durvalumab.
Time Frame:2 years
Safety Issue:
Description:This will be defined as no grade 4 or 5 toxicities and no grade 3 toxicities not previously defined as assessed by CTCAE v5. It will also include the delivery of at least 2 of 6 planned doses of Durvalumab.

Details

Phase:Phase 2
Primary Purpose:Interventional
Overall Status:Not yet recruiting
Lead Sponsor:Greg Durm, MD

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