Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Therapeutic Options Developing for Nondriver NSCLC, But Challenges Remain

September 01, 2017

Clinical Articles

Corey Langer, MD, provides details on the goals and implications of the KEYNOTE-021 trial. Moreover, he discusses the current arena in NSCLC treatment and the obstacles that remain in treating patients without driver mutations effectively.

Nonbiomarker NSCLC Population a Challenging Obstacle, Expert Says

September 03, 2017

Clinical Articles

Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, discusses the nondriver NSCLC population, the treatment strategies available for them, and challenges physicians continue to face with this subgroup of patients.

Nonbiomarker, Nonsquamous NSCLC: Diagnosis, Statistics, Staging, and Testing

September 05, 2017

Clinical Articles

Non-small cell lung cancer is the most common type of lung cancer, accounting for approximately 80% to 85% of lung cancer cases, whereas small cell lung cancer comprises approximately 10% to 15% of lung cancer cases.

Current Treatment Strategies in Nonbiomarker Nonsquamous NSCLC

September 05, 2017

Clinical Articles

Systemic anticancer therapy recommendations for patients with stage IV non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) depend on individual tumor histology, patient performance status, and driver oncogene biomarker status, which are most often anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) translocation or epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation.

Emerging Treatment Strategies in Nonsquamous NSCLC

September 05, 2017

Clinical Articles

Prospects for patients with non-small cell lung cancer have improved with the identification of actionable mutations and the development of targeted agents; however, patients without actionable mutations do not experience improved outcomes with these targeted therapies.

Dr. Bazhenova on Remaining Challenges and Future Treatment Landscape of Non-Driver NSCLC

September 01, 2017

Clinical Articles

Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, medical oncologist, professor of medicine, UC San Diego Health, discusses ongoing and remaining challenges in the field of non-driver non–small cell lung cancer, as well as a look toward the future treatment landscape.

Dr. Bazhenova on Potential Impact of Immunotherapy in Non-Driver NSCLC

September 01, 2017

Clinical Articles

Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, medical oncologist, professor of medicine, UC San Diego Health, discusses what potential impact immunotherapy agents could have on outcomes for patients with non-driver non–small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Bazhenova on Considering Factors to Treat Non-Driver Patients With NSCLC With Bevacizumab

September 01, 2017

Clinical Articles

Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, medical oncologist, professor of medicine, UC San Diego Health, discusses the factors to take into consideration when treating a patient with non-driver non–small cell lung cancer with bevacizumab (Avastin).

Dr. Bazhenova on Current Treatment Strategies for Patients With Nonsquamous NSCLC

September 01, 2017

Clinical Articles

Lyudmila A. Bazhenova, MD, medical oncologist, professor of medicine, UC San Diego Health, discusses the currently available treatment strategies for patients with non-driver non–small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Langer Discusses Remaining Challenges With the Non-Driver NSCLC Population

September 13, 2017

Clinical Articles

Corey J. Langer, MD, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine; Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses remaining challenges in the treatment of patients with non-driver non-small cell lung cancer.

Dr. Langer Discusses Ongoing Clinical Trials for Patients With Non-Driver NSCLC

September 13, 2017

Clinical Articles

Corey J. Langer, MD, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine; Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses ongoing clinical trials for patients with non-driver non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Dr. Langer Discusses Current Treatment Strategies for Patients With Non-Driver Nonsquamous NSCLC

September 13, 2017

Clinical Articles

Corey J. Langer, MD, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses current treatment strategies for patients with non-driver nonsquamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

Dr. Langer Discusses the Prevalence of Patients With Non-Driver NSCLC

September 13, 2017

Clinical Articles

Corey J. Langer, MD, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine; Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the prevalence of patients with non-driver non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).