Canakinumab vs placebo showed promising results in preventing recurrent cardiovascular events and incidences of lung cancer.
Data from 5 phase 2/3 studies demonstrate improved weight and body mass in patients with NSCLC receiving anamorelin.
A phase 3 trial examined the efficacy of chemoimunnotherapy vs chemotherapy alone in postsurgical patients with non-small cell lung cancer.
A retrospective study of lung cancer clinical trials found that trials continue to increase their eligibility criteria, creating barriers to patient access.
Priority review for alectinib was granted based on evidence from the phase 3 ALEX and J-ALEX clinical trials.
Durvalumab can be used to treat patients with locally advanced, unrescetable NSCLC, who do not relapse after platinum-based chemoradiation.
Patients who underwent lung CT screening had a higher 2-week smoking cessation rate vs patients who did not undergo screening.
Recent research suggests that perioperative and postoperative pulmonary rehabilitation improves outcomes in patients undergoing thoracic surgery.
Patients who underwent alternative therapies were more likely to die vs those who underwent usual care.
Men and male smokers were most impacted by the association between vitamin B6 and B12 supplementation and lung cancer risk.
Physicians can differentiate between benign and malignant pulmonary nodules, but do not consistently follow guideline-based recommendations when selecting the next diagnostic test.
Palifosfamide added to carboplatin and etoposide did not prolong survival among patients with extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer.
Over 18,000 cases of incident lung cancer were identified over mean 9.4 years of follow-up.
ASCO has released updated guidelines to help physicians manage nausea and vomiting caused by antineoplastic agents in cancer patients.
Caregivers often rate patients as having poorer functional status than patients rate themselves.
Valuable information regarding patients' life expectancy can be collected through neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio biomarkers.
Childhood intelligence scores are associated with lower risk of mortality caused by coronary heart disease, cancers related to smoking, respiratory diseases, digestive diseases, injury, and dementia.
Researchers considered the response rate "encouraging" and comparable to cisplatin-based neoadjuvant therapy outcomes.
Patients with metastatic lung cancer require careful considerations concerning quality of life.
Intense exposure over the course of a single day has been linked to an elevated risk of developing chronic health conditions.