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Would you consider it for a patient who had bulky thoracic disease, only a single extrathoracic site of involvement and achieved a CR after induction ...

Is immunotherapy plus chemotherapy now standard of care for small cell lung cancer, even though overall survival differences are small? Are there any ...

The patient remains without evidence of systemic disease outside of the CNS on serial imaging. Would you continue treating with SRS as lesions appear,...

I am considering every 6 week pembrolizumab dosing in patients >70 years old in whom I want to reduce clinic visits for, especially in the context ...

Should staging and treatment decisions be made based on imaging alone?


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