Lung Cancer

Health System Management’s lung cancer resource center offers the latest in research, treatment options, causes, breakthroughs, and more.

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One of many reasons to evaluate all patients for asbestos exposure Malignant mesothelioma affects 1 in 100,000 U.S. residents, with an estimated 2,000 to 3,000…

Lung Cancer lungs-diagram

Recent advances in lung cancer research suggest a personalized approach to diagnostics and therapeutics to reduce mortality Due to its high rate of mortality, lung…

Lung Cancer Pulmonary Nodules

A thorough workup in primary care can help determine risk. Solitary pulmonary nodules are a frequently encountered clinical finding in outpatient and inpatient settings, and…

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For decades, there has been precious little good news in the arena of lung cancer. But the tide is turning as new screening guidelines encourage…

Lung Cancer PET Scans

Costly overuse is not supported by patient outcomes. All of healthcare looks to reduce costs, secure profits, and identify leaks along the care continuum. With…

Lung Cancer Smoking

The impact of smoking on health has been researched for many years. In numerous publications, it has been cited that cigarette smoking is the most…