Items Tagged ‘Lung Cancer’

November 7, 2012

Patients with Advanced Cancer May Have Inaccurate Expectations of Chemotherapy


Patients with advanced, incurable cancer may have the inaccurate belief that chemotherapy can cure their cancer, according to the results of a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine—and such misconceptions could compromise their ability to make informed treatment decisions. Chemotherapy is the primary treatment approach for metastatic colorectal and lung cancers. Although the […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell, News, Recurrent Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell, Stage IV (D)/Relapsed Colon Cancer, Stages IIIB-IV Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell