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A four-step approach proved to be beneficial in offering psychosocial support to patients with head and neck cancer.
Martin Dietrich, M.D., Ph.D., discusses testing for rarer genetic mutations in patients with lung cancer.
For patients with lung cancer that is limited in its spread, radiation may help. But exactly who should try it, and when?
WE HAVE KNOWN THAT cancers evolve since we first started treating them with chemotherapy in the 1940s — and that, after responding, they could become resistant to treatment.
More advancements in lung cancer are bound to be made, says Edgardo S. Santos, M.D.
President Barack Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law, allocating more than $6 billion for precision medicine, research, drug abuse prevention and mental health over the next decade.
Air pollution may shorten the lives of those with early-stage lung cancer.
Advocacy groups are making a difference in the lung cancer community. What can they do for you?
No matter how long you've been a smoker, quitting is still possible and the anti-cancer benefits are huge.
According to results from a recent trial, patients with heavily pretreated lung cancer showed a durable response and clinical benefit with durvalumab.
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Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)
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Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)
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Prevention, Genetics, Causes
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Lung Cancer Prevention (PDQ®)
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Screening and Testing
Information about methods of cancer detection including new imaging technologies, tumor markers, and biopsy procedures
Lung Cancer Screening (PDQ®)
Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for lung cancer.