Lung Cancer Archive

Cyberknife a successful tool for treating early Lung Cancer 

New Delhi : 78 year old Mr. A was taken aback when a small spot in the right lung on chest X ray turned out to be adenocarcinoma ( a type of cancer) after the biopsy. He had a number of associated health problems – COPD, diabetes, heart disease for which he had undergone bypass

World Experts Convene in Vienna, Austria at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer

Advocacy and Community Health Care Models Complement Research and Clinical Care World Experts Convene in Vienna, Austria at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer   Vienna, Austria—December 4, 2016—Global lung cancer researchers and patient advocates today emphasized that new models of delivering care and communicating about

Join Us in Vienna, Austria for the IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer – Dec. 4-7, 2016

What: The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) will host the IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) Dec. 4-7, 2016 in Vienna, Austria. The IASLC WCLC is the world’s largest meeting dedicated to lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, attracting more than 6,000 researchers, physicians, and specialists from more than

Lung Cancer Incidence Increasing Alarmingly in India; Catching Non Smokers Too – Dr Chanchal Goswami

The incidence of lung cancer has risen by up to 15% as compared to 10 years back  Smoking parents can pass on mutated gene to children, making them susceptible to lung cancer. At the same time, factors such as rising air pollution, exposure to second hand smoke are also culprits Jan 2016: Lung cancer is