A Simple Guide to Cystic Fibrosis and Lung Disorders

A Simple Guide to Cystic Fibrosis and Lung Disorders

What are Lung Diseases? Lung diseases can be divided into: 1. lung infections such as pneumonia, tuberculosis, influenza, legionnaire’s disease 2. obstructive diseases of the lungs such as cystic fibrosis, pneumoconiosis, fibrosing alveolitis 3. lung cancer and tumors 4. bronchial asthma, bronchitis, bronchiolitis 5. Pleural diseases of the lung including pleurisy. Pleural effusion, pneumothorax 6. […]

Patterns of Care in Medical Oncology: Current Practice Patterns of General Medical Oncologists — Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Module

Patterns of Care in Medical Oncology: Current Practice Patterns of General Medical Oncologists — Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Module

Patterns of Care in Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer is a unique continuing medical education activity that presents findings from a national survey of 101 general oncologists and the video recorded perspectives of clinical investigators Drs Suresh S Ramalingam and Heather Wakelee on their approaches to key management challenges in metastatic lung cancer.

Protocol for the Examination of Specimens from Patients with Primary Non-Small Cell Carcinoma, Small Cell Carcinoma, Or Carcinoid Tumor of the Lung (Report)

Protocol for the Examination of Specimens from Patients with Primary Non-Small Cell Carcinoma, Small Cell Carcinoma, Or Carcinoid Tumor of the Lung (Report)

The College of American Pathologists offers these protocols to assist pathologists in providing clinically useful and relevant information when reporting results of surgical specimen examinations. The College regards the reporting elements in the “Surgical Pathology Cancer Case Summary (Checklist)” portion of the protocols as essential elements of the pathology report. However, the manner in which […]

To a Lung and Healthy Life

To a Lung and Healthy Life

The #1 bestseller that gives YOU complete control over your body and your health. With new health studies and advice bombarding us every day, few people know much about what chugs, churns, and thumps throughout the miraculous system that is the human anatomy. YOU: The Owner’s Manual challenges preconceived notions about how the human body […]

SPEC - Lung Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics

SPEC – Lung Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics will focus on lung cancer; specifically, Genomics in lung cancer; Neoadjuvant and adjuvant therapy for NSCLC; Treatment of locally advanced NSCLC; First line systemic therapy for NSCLC; Second line chemotherapy and beyond for NSCLC; Treatment of EGFR mutant tumors; Treatment of ALK positive tumors; New targets in NSCLC; Immunotherapy; Advances […]