Results of two phase 3 studies found that nivolumab provided superior overall survival vs docetaxel in people with non-small cell lung cancer.
Trial results provided strong evidence against the use of anticoagulant low molecular weight heparin in SCLC.
Patients with lung cancer and atherosclerosis diagnosis may benefit from anti-inflammatory therapy with canakinumab.
Patients with NSCLC experienced improvements in both function and quality of life with yoga therapy.
Study results stress the importance of a multiethnic support system for patients needing to overcome communication barriers.
PanCan study effectively identified patients who eventually developed early-stage lung cancer, compared to other predictive models.
The ACCP just released new lung cancer screening guidelines.
Researchers surveyed knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, barriers, and facilitators related to screening patients for lung cancer.
Pazopanib improves progression-free survival in patients with small-cell lung cancer.
First generation EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors should be used in combination with chemotherapy if a patient has progressive EGFR mutation-positive non-small cell lung cancer.
Dacomitinib improved progression-free survival in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.
Tumor lysis syndrome can occur even in the absence of chemotherapy, and clinicians should remain suspicious when patients demonstrate laboratory abnormalities.
Overall and progression-free survival were improved with greater depth of response to therapy in non-small cell lung cancer.
Patients with metastatic lung cancer who receive both both immune checkpoint inhibitors and thoracic radiotherapy.do not have a greater risk for immune-related adverse events.
Adjuvant adoptive cellular immunotherapy plus chemotherapy improved survival in patients with resected non-small cell lung caner.
Thoroughness of nodal examination determines prognostic value of non-small cell lung cancer staging.
ROS1 and ALK rearrangements in patients with non-small cell lung cancer may predict different metastasis distributions at diagnosis.
A new diagnostic test and algorithm may be able to diagnose lung cancer from tumor-educated platelets.
Smokers with HIV who are adherent to antiretroviral therapy are still likely to die from lung cancer.
Higher doses of chemoradiation in stage 3 non-small cell lung cancer did not improve overall survival rates.