New Therapeutic Strategies in Lung Cancers

  • Solange Peters
  • Benjamin Besse

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. John K. Field
    Pages 1-11
  3. New Diagnostic Approaches

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Christophe Dooms, Christophe Deroose
      Pages 15-23
  4. Innovative Approaches in Early NSCLC

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Brian E. Louie, Eric Vallières
      Pages 27-32
    3. Matthias Guckenberger
      Pages 33-48
    4. Simona Carnio, Paolo Bironzo, Silvia Novello, Giorgio Vittorio Scagliotti
      Pages 49-66
  5. New Approaches in Locally Advanced NSCLC

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Juliette Thariat, Ariane Lapierre, Martin Früh, Francoise Mornex
      Pages 69-94
    3. Philippe G. Dartevelle, Sacha Mussot
      Pages 95-116
  6. New Approaches in Stage IV NSCLC

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 117-117
    2. Niki Karachaliou, Rafael Rosell, Enric Carcereny
      Pages 119-129
  7. Molecular Subgroups

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Martin Früh, Qing Zhou, Linda Leung, Tony Mok
      Pages 133-145
    3. Fiona H. Blackhall
      Pages 147-156
    4. Celine Mascaux, Frances A. Shepherd
      Pages 157-185
    5. Manolo D’Arcangelo, Fred R. Hirsch
      Pages 187-202
    6. David F. Heigener, Martin Reck
      Pages 203-215
  8. Management of Particular Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Dirk De Ruysscher, Stéphanie Peeters, Christophe Dooms
      Pages 219-223
    3. Vera Hirsh
      Pages 225-244
    4. Antonin Levy, Frederic Dhermain
      Pages 245-255

About this book


This book provides an up-to-date review of current management techniques for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. It addresses all of the latest issues that have been raised by the discovery of oncogenic drivers and the improvement of diagnosis and therapeutic methods, including new radiotherapy techniques and anticancer strategies like immunotherapy. New strategies for patients with molecular alterations and the management of particular types of cases are also highlighted.
Written by recognized experts in their field, the book represents a unique and valuable resource in the field of lung cancer, both for those currently in training and for those already in clinical or research practice.


Biomarkers Non small cell lung Cancer Personalized therapy State-of-the art treatment strategies

Editors and affiliations

  • Solange Peters
    • 1
  • Benjamin Besse
    • 2
  1. 1.OncologyCentre Hospitalier Universitaire VaudoisLausanneSwitzerland
  2. 2.Pathologie thoraciqueInstitut Gustave RoussyVillejuifFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-06061-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-06062-0
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