Most Women With Lung Cancer Report Sexual Dysfunction
FRIDAY, Aug. 12, 2022 -- Sexual dysfunction is common in women with lung cancer, according to a study presented at the annual International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer World Conference on Lung Cancer, held from Aug. 6 to 9 in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 12, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Air Pollution Contribution to Lung Cancer May Be Underestimated Air Pollution Contribution to Lung Cancer May Be Underestimated
New data comes from a Canadian study of patients diagnosed with lung cancer who had never smoked but who migrated from regions where heavy air pollution is the norm.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - August 12, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Drug for HER2 Lung Cancer FDA Approves First Drug for HER2 Lung Cancer
The agency has granted an accelerated approval for trastuzumab deruxtecan (Enhertu) to be used in patients with metastatic non –small cell lung cancer whose tumors have HER2 mutations.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - August 12, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Alert Source Type: news

FDA grants accelerated approval to fam-trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki for HER2-mutant non-small cell lung cancer
(Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - August 11, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Early NSCLC: New Topographies in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Research Early NSCLC: New Topographies in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Research
Sandip Patel, MD, indicates areas of potential promise in non –small cell lung cancer research.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology MDAngle Source Type: news

Episode 2: Biomarkers and Targeted Therapies for Lung Cancer Episode 2: Biomarkers and Targeted Therapies for Lung Cancer
Drs Jacob Sands and Pasi J änne discuss the effectiveness of biomarkers and targeted therapies for lung cancer.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology InDiscussion Source Type: news

Episode 1: What Are the Risks and Benefits of Lung Cancer Screening? Episode 1: What Are the Risks and Benefits of Lung Cancer Screening?
Drs Jacob Sands and Shawn Regis discuss the risks and benefits of lung cancer screening.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology InDiscussion Source Type: news

Lung Cancer Can Diminish Sexual Health for Women
Title: Lung Cancer Can Diminish Sexual Health for WomenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/11/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/11/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - August 11, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Geographic factors influence patient access to radiologists
The northeastern U.S. has a higher ratio of radiologists to population tha...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Rural areas have less access to CT lung cancer screening Where patients live has big effect on breast cancer treatment Medicare beneficiary growth outstripping radiologist supply Rural women less likely to get colorectal cancer screening Low-income areas have less access to obstetric ultrasound (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Triple Therapy Continues to Impress in Metastatic NSCLC With High-Risk Mutations
(MedPage Today) -- VIENNA -- Patients with non-squamous metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who had tumor mutations associated with poor prognosis experienced meaningful improvements in survival when treated with a first-line regimen... (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - August 10, 2022 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

Survival Boost With Neoadjuvant Chemo-Immunotherapy in NSCLC Survival Boost With Neoadjuvant Chemo-Immunotherapy in NSCLC
Adding neoadjuvant nivolumab to chemotherapy in stage IIIA/IIIB non ¬–small cell lung cancer markedly improves both progression-free and overall survival over neoadjuvant chemotherapy alone.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Smoking-associated cancer deaths exact heavy toll
Cancer deaths caused by smoking result in more than 2 million person-year...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IASLC: Air pollution exposure adds to lung cancer risk IASLC: Smoking cessation works for patients with lung cancer IASLC: Second primary lung cancer as high as 8% among surgery patients Rural areas have less access to CT lung cancer screening U.S. cancer care financial burden hit $21B in 2019 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Sugemalimab Offers Another Option in Unresectable NSCLC Sugemalimab Offers Another Option in Unresectable NSCLC
A new immunotherapy from China may offer another option for post-chemoradiotherapy treatment in patients with unresectable with stage III non-small cell lung cancer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

CT lends itself to opportunistic screening for osteoporosis
Chest CT for indications such as lung cancer screening can also be used to scree...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiomics, AI identifies osteoporosis on lumbar spine CT AI detects diabetes on abdominal CT performed for CTC screening Osteoporosis risk can be predicted on dual-energy CT Chest CT gauges COVID-19 disease severity, mortality risk CT lung screening scans also work for bone density (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

PD-LI Is Key to Survival Benefit With Atezolizumab in NSCLC PD-LI Is Key to Survival Benefit With Atezolizumab in NSCLC
For patients with resected non –small cell lung cancer, ateolizumab offers a survival benefit over best supportive care but only for those with PD-L1 expression, possibly above 50%.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Monthly challenge Source Type: news