Lung Cancer Treatment

Get to know about types of lung cancer treatment methods, causes, researches, early symptoms and stages. To know more details about the lung cancers browse the website.

Oncolytic Virotherapy – A New Approach to Small-Cell Lung Cancer Treatment

SCLC
The advances in biological therapies are on the rise over the years. They have made remarkable clinical responses for treatment of cancers. Oncolytic [...]

Is Lung Cancer Curable?

Is Lung Cancer Curable?
Can lung cancer be cured? Is lung cancer curable if detected early? Is lung cancer treatable at any stage? Can surgery or chemotherapy cure it? These are some [...]

Targeted Therapy Drugs for Lung Cancer

Drugs
One of the developments in lung cancer medicine is introduction of targeted treatments. Targeted therapy drugs work by targeting the cancer cells. They work by [...]

Life after Lobectomy for Lung Cancer

Lobectomy, lung cancer surgery, is a life-changing event. Though it is aimed at extending the life of patient but can impact the emotional and mental health. [...]

Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy Approved for Small Cell Lung Cancer

Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy Approved for Small Cell Lung Cancer
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Tecentriq, in combination with carboplatin and etoposide for the first-line treatment of patients suffering [...]

Side Effects of Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy

Side Effects of Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy
Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy are among the common methods for lung cancer treatments. Though these are one of the effective ways to cure cancer but they [...]

Diathermy (Electrocautery): Lung Cancer Treatment

Among various treatment methods available for lung cancer, Diathermy is one of them. This treatment method utilizes electrical current to destroy cancer cells. [...]

Drug: Gemcitabine Hydrochloride to Treat NSCLC

Drug: Gemcitabine Hydrochloride to Treat NSCLC
Gemcitabine belongs to the group of cancer-fighting medications called antineoplastics. Gemcitabine Hydrochloride is a novel anti-cancer drug and is marketed [...]

Lung Cancer Radiation Therapy

Lung Cancer Radiation Therapy
Radiation Therapy for lung cancer is effective for destroying cancerous cells. It is also useful in shrinking tumors. It is used for early stage non-small cell [...]

Microwave Ablation for Lung Cancer Treatment

CT Screen
While some tumors can be removed surgically, others are treated by alternative methods. One such method is ablation. Microwave ablation is the most recent [...]

Laser Therapy for Lung Cancer Treatment

What is Laser Therapy? Laser Therapy utilizes high-intensity light for the treatment of lung cancer. The word LASER stands for Light Amplification by [...]

Radiofrequency Ablation for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung Cancer Treatment
Today, we are talking about one of the useful methods for lung cancer treatment called radiofrequency ablation. Radiotherapy ablation, also referred as RFA, [...]

Thermal Ablation for Treatment of Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer
Lung cancer is the second most common type of cancer and is one of leading causes for death in both men and women. The field of interventional therapies is [...]

NICE Approves New Lung Cancer Treatment

Chemotherapy
Continuous researches and studies are being conducted to extend life of lung cancer patients by innovating new methods and techniques. A new research has been [...]