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Posted on: Aug 16
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Tags: pulmonology, lung, cancer, clinical trials, video

Treatment Options for Lung Cancer

In this video, Dr. Shadia Jalal—thoracic oncologist at Indiana University Health—discusses treatment options for patients with lung cancer. New drugs with specific molecular targets are being used, which has resulted in smarter clinical trials that can help more patients. Since more is also known about the biology of lung cancer, staging and effective treatment modalities can be personalized to the patient. These advancements will help reduce side effects, toxicities, and hospitalization stays; and improve morbidity and mortality rates. 

Tags: pulmonology, lung, cancer, clinical trials, video
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Treatment Options for Lung Cancer

In this video, Dr. Shadia Jalal—thoracic oncologist at Indiana University Health—discusses treatment options for patients with lung cancer. New drugs with specific molecular targets are being used, which has resulted in smarter clinical trials that can help more patients. Since more is also known about the biology of lung cancer, staging and effective treatment modalities can be personalized to the patient. These advancements will help reduce side effects, toxicities, and hospitalization stays; and improve morbidity and mortality rates. 

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