Lung Cancer

Prevention, Management, and Emerging Therapies


ISBN: 978-1-60761-523-1 (Print) 978-1-60761-524-8 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-25

    Molecular Pathology of Lung Cancer

  3. Chapter

    Pages 27-69

    Tumor Microenvironment

  4. Chapter

    Pages 71-85

    Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Lung Cancer

  5. Chapter

    Pages 87-106

    Pharmacogenetics of Lung Cancer

  6. Chapter

    Pages 107-138

    Lung Cancer Prevention

  7. Chapter

    Pages 139-159

    Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy of NSCLC

  8. Chapter

    Pages 161-175

    Chemoradiotherapy for Inoperable Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

  9. Chapter

    Pages 177-194

    Management of Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: Front Line Treatment

  10. Chapter

    Pages 195-204

    Chemotherapy in Previously Treated Patients with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

  11. Chapter

    Pages 205-226

    Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitors in the Treatment of Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

  12. Chapter

    Pages 227-252

    Angiogenesis Inhibitors in Lung Cancer

  13. Chapter

    Pages 253-278

    Other Molecular Targeted Agents in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

  14. Chapter

    Pages 279-303

    Vaccine Therapy for Lung Cancer

  15. Chapter

    Pages 305-330

    Gene-Based Therapies for Lung Cancer

  16. Chapter

    Pages 331-393

    Lung Cancer Resistance to Chemotherapy

  17. Chapter

    Pages 395-434

    Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

  18. Chapter

    Pages 435-465


  19. Chapter

    Pages 467-481

    Advances in Oncology Clinical Research: Statistical and Study Design Methodologies

  20. Chapter

    Pages 483-502

    Palliative Care for Patients with Lung Cancer

  21. Chapter

    Pages 503-514

    The Future of Lung Cancer

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 515-538