The Evolving Role of Surgery in Lung Cancer

Dr. Malcolm DeCamp, a panelist at the LUNGevity Live: Hope, Education and Patient Power town meeting held at Northwestern Medicine in Chicago, examines the evolving role of surgery in lung cancer. Surgery is no longer the limited option it used to be. Surgical roles now include early, accurate staging, tissue collection for molecular analysis to examine personalized approaches, and supportive care stages. Watch, as Dr. DeCamp, a renowned thoracic surgeon, helps patients understand how to activate their extended care network by connecting with strong organizations that provide authentic tools along your cancer journey.

This article was originally published July 10, 2015 and most recently updated September 11, 2019.
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