June 26, 2023
June 26, 2023
June 15, 2023
A recent study sheds light on the challenges faced by black veterans when it comes to receiving timely referrals for lung cancer. The study, conducted by researchers from the University of Michigan and the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, examined the referral patterns for lung cancer among black and white veterans.
June 5, 2023
Bristol-Myers Squibb’s CheckMate-9LA trial shows combining nivolumab, ipilimumab, and chemotherapy improves outcomes in advanced NSCLC patients.
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June 5, 2023
Dr. Steven Dubinett, member of LCFA’s Scientific Advisory Board, has been appointed as the new Dean of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). In this role, Dr. Dubinett will oversee the medical school’s operations and work towards advancing its mission of excellence in education, research, and patient care.
June 4, 2023
A groundbreaking study has revealed that a new lung cancer pill significantly cuts the risk of death by 50%.
June 3, 2023
In a recent study, patients who took Keytruda before and after surgery had better results than those who only had surgery.
May 25, 2023
Severe asthma and lung cancer may be linked, according to a new study.
WebMD Health News
May 16, 2023
A new study found staggering differences in the toll of death among Black and White Americans over a 22-year period. According to the researchers, while all racial groups saw decreases in death rates over that time, rates for Black people remained unchanged.
May 9, 2023
Current screening guidelines may prevent early diagnosis of lung cancer in many cases, according to research presented at the American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) Annual Meeting.
May 8, 2023
The recent study published supports a more standardized approach to incidental findings (IFs) in lung cancer screenings. This could help make it easier for healthcare professionals to explain potentially serious findings to patients and provide guidance on their clinical importance.
May 4, 2023
A study conducted by Penn Medicine researchers has shown that some patients with advanced lung cancer may benefit from a shorter duration of immunotherapy treatment, a type of cancer treatment that helps the immune system fight cancer cells.
Penn Medicine News
April 30, 2023
The AI tool can identify whether abnormal growths found on CT scans are cancerous, improving early detection and potentially make cancer treatment more successful.
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