Focuses on the diagnosis and clinical management of lung cancer (both small-cell and nonsmall-cell) by chemotherapy, surgery, therapeutic radiation and combined modality therapy. Supporting chapters cover epidemiology, pathobiology and prognosis.
Table of Contents
Partial table of contents:
Effect of Smoking on the Incidence and Mortality of Lung Cancer (D. Shopland).
Screening for Lung Cancer (G. Shaw).
Lung Cancer Staging: The Role of Imaging (W. Webb).
Flexible Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy in the Diagnosis and Staging of Lung Cancer (R. Cook & Y. Miller).
Diagnosis and Staging of Lung Cancer (J. Luketich & R. Ginsberg).
Chemotherapy for Nonsmall-Cell Lung Cancer (D. Paul & D. Johnson).
Chemotherapy of Small-Cell Carcinoma of the Lung (J. Berlin & J. Schiller).
Combined Modalities in Small-Cell Lung Cancer (R. Arriagada & T. Le Chevalier).
Long-Term Survivors of Lung Cancer (M. Huber & J. Lee).