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Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: When You Need More Than One Treatment

Clinical Trials for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

“Over the years, treatment for NSCLC has steadily improved,” says Schild. “But we aren’t where we want to be yet. So we frequently recommend that lung cancer patients consider participating in a clinical trial.”

These research studies use volunteer patients to test new treatments and procedures. Ask your doctor if there are studies for which you may be eligible.

Your health care team can help you weigh all the treatment options so you can make the best choice for you.

Reviewed on March 26, 2010

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