AIDAN'S DIARY - TREATMENT
27 October 1999 - MRI / Diagnosis
1 November 1999 - Surgery/Craniotomy (Approx. 95% Resection)
December 1999 to January 2001 - Protocol CCG A9961 (Arm B)
A Phase III prospective randomized study of craniospinal radiotherapy followed by one of two adjuvant chemotherapy regimenns (CCNU, CCDP, VCR or CPM, CDDP, VCR) in children with newly-diagnosed average-risk medulloblastoma.February 2001 - MRI / Relapse
April 2001 - Surgery/Craniotomy (Failed Resection)
July 2001 - Surgery/Craniotomy (Approx. ???% Resection)
August 2001 to September 2001 - Protocol NYU 00-06H
Dose escalation of Temozolomide in combination with Thiotepa and Carboplatin, with autologous stem cell rescue in patients with brain tumours with minimal residual disease.January 2002 - MRI / Relapse
March 2002 to May 2002 - Protocol CCG-P9962 / NCI-01-C-0123 / POG-9962
Phase II Study of Intrathecal Topotecan in Pediatric Patients With Refractory Meningeal Malignancy.June 2002 - MRI / Continued Disease Progression
June 2002 to November 2002 - Oral Etoposide/VP16
27 November 2002 - Aidan dies just after midnight due to respiratory
problems arising from the tumours.
Performed removal of medulloblastoma tumour on 1 Nov 1999.
Performed removal of suspected secondary tumour on 9 Apr 2001.
Performed removal of secondary tumour on 13 July 2001.
Assisted Mr. Wong with the removal of Aidan's tumour on 1 Nov 1999.
Assisted Mr. Wong with the removal of suspected secondary tumour on 9 Apr 2001.
Assisted Mr. Wong with the removal of secondary tumour on 13 July 2001.
Handled chemotherapy between Jan 2000 and Jan 2001 and during September 2001.
Handled radiotherapy between Nov 1999 and Jan 2000.
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital
Last updated: 8-Dec-2002