Category Archives: Educational modules

Module 2: Clinical trials: types, designs and methods

What is a clinical trial? A clinical trial is a clinical study in which participants are assigned according to a pre-defined therapeutic strategy or plan (protocol) to receive a health-related intervention, such as a medicine, in order to investigate its effects on health outcomes, usually compared to another (or sometimes no) treatment. Clinical trials are used to evaluate clinical practices […]

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What is lung cancer? Lung cancer is a disease of the lung cells. As in other kinds of cancer, lung cancer cells grow and divide abnormally. Each type of cancer is named according to the type of cell from which it originates. The origin of lung cancer is in the cells of the lung. And other cancers that spread to […]

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Educational modules

Lung Cancer Europe (LuCE) has developed a set of educational resources covering some of the most relevant topics for the lung cancer patient community. The full content of this modules is freely accessible by clicking on the links below.

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