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#WCLC2018 conclusions – Strategies to Maximize the Clinical Benefit of EGFR TKIs in Advanced NSCLC

During the congress, one of the topics covered focused on the importance of EGFR TKIs in Advanced NSCLC. Apply expert recommendations for frontline therapy for advanced EGFR-mutated NSCLC focusing on safety, efficacy, and the individualization of therapy based on tumor-specific and patient-specific factors Compare the efficacy and safety of first-generation EGFR TKIs with later-generation EGFR TKIs Examine current recommendations for molecular […]

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#WCLC2018 conclusions – NELSON study shows CT Screening for Nodule Volume Management Reduces Lung Cancer Mortality by 26 Percent in Men

During the World Congress on Lung Cancer held this year in Toronto, Canada were presented the findings of NELSON study. These demonstrate that the use of computed tomography (CT) screening among asymptomatic men at high risk for lung cancer led to a 26 percent (9-41%, 95% CI) reduction in lung cancer deaths at 10 years of study follow-up (at 86% […]

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Lung Cancer Europe is growing stronger

Starting September, Alfonso Aguarón (second from left) is LuCE’s new project manager. He has extensive experience in patient advocacy field as Hodgkin’s Lymphoma survivor. This circumstance led him to get involved in patient advocacy, first on a volunteer basis and later on, becoming fully involved on a professional basis in 2009. He was involved in Spanish patient groups of haematology […]

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