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Phase II Study of Gemcitabine and Epirubicin in Patients With Mesothelioma

Phase II Study of Gemcitabine and Epirubicin in Patients With Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

Background:
Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die. Combining more than one drug may kill more tumor cells. This is Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of combining gemcitabine and epirubicin in treating patients who have malignant mesothelioma.

Location/Contacts:
North Central Cancer Treatment Group
Scott Okuno, MD, Protocol Chair
Ph: 507-284-2111

Arizona
Scottsdale
CCOP - Scottsdale Oncology Program
Tom Robert Fitch, MD
Ph: 480-301-7010

Florida
Jacksonville
Mayo Clinic
Edith A. Perez, MD
Ph: 507-284-2511
perez.edith@mayo.edu

Illinois
Peoria
CCOP - Illinois Oncology Research Association
John W. Kugler, MD
Ph: 309-636-3605

Urbana
CCOP - Carle Cancer Center
Kendrith Rowland, MD
Ph: 217-383-3394

Iowa
Cedar Rapids
CCOP - Cedar Rapids Oncology Project
Martin Wiesenfeld, MD
Ph: 319-363-8303

Des Moines
CCOP - Iowa Oncology Research Association
Roscoe F. Morton, MD
Ph: 515-244-7586

Sioux City
Siouxland Hematology-Oncology
John C. Michalak, MD
Ph: 712-252-0088
shoa@pionet.net

Kansas
Wichita
CCOP - Wichita
Shaker Dakhil, MD
Ph: 316-262-4467

Louisiana
New Orleans
CCOP - Ochsner
Carl G. Kardinal, MD
Ph: 504-842-3910

Michigan
Ann Arbor
CCOP - Ann Arbor Regional
Philip J. Stella, MD
Ph: 734-712-1000

Minnesota
Rochester
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
Jeff Sloan, PhD
Ph: 507-284-2111

Scott Okuno, MD
Ph: 507-284-2111

Saint Cloud
CentraCare Health Plaza
Harold E. Windschitl, MD
Ph: 320-229-5199
schosp@cloudnet.com

Nebraska
Omaha
CCOP - Missouri Valley Cancer Consortium
James A. Mailliard, MD
Ph: 402-898-8044

North Dakota
Fargo
CCOP - Merit Care Hospital
Ralph Levitt, MD
Ph: 701-234-2397

Ohio
Toledo
CCOP - Toledo Community Hospital Oncology Program
Paul L. Schaefer, MD
Ph: 419-843-6147

Pennsylvania
Danville
CCOP - Geisinger Clinic and Medical Center
Suresh G. Nair, MD
Ph: 570-271-6413

South Dakota
Rapid City
Rapid City Regional Hospital
Larry Ebbert, MD
Ph: 605-341-8704

Sioux Falls
CCOP - Sioux Community Cancer Consortium
Loren Tschetter, MD
Ph: 605-328-8000