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Lung Cancer Pain Management

Rating your pain and using a pain control diary can help your doctor figure out how to best relieve your cancer pain.

Lung Cancer Pain Management

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Treatment Option Overview for Small Cell Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy and radiation therapy have been shown to improve survival for patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC). Chemotherapy Chemotherapy improves the survival of patients with limited-stage disease (LD) or extensive-stage disease (ED), but it is curative in only a minority of patients.[1,2] Because patients with SCLC tend to develop distant metastases, localized forms of treatment, such as surgical resection or radiation therapy, rarely produce long-term survival.[3] With incorporation...

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New Approach to Lung Cancer Pain

In this video see how one cancer expert has developed a new pain for rating cancer pain in this video.

New Approach to Lung Cancer Pain

 

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Reviewed by Arnold Wax, MD on February 20, 2010

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