Lung Cancer

Frequently Asked Questions

26. What new procedures have been developed to treat lung cancer?

Researchers continue to look at new ways to combine, schedule, and sequence the use of chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation to treat lung cancer. Targeted therapy, using drugs that go directly to a gene mutation and repair or block the mutation from causing cancer, are the current gold standard for treating some types of lung cancer.

Get more information on current lung cancer research.