Please Note: While this is Still Excellent Background Info, New Treatments and Procedures Have Emerged Since this Original Post

Dr. Nathan Pennell, Cleveland Clinic, describes other options for treatment of acquired resistance, including chemotherapy, ablation with SBRT and a combination of Gilotrif and Erbitux.


Please Note: New Treatments Have Emerged Since this Original Post

Dr. Nathan Pennell, Cleveland Clinic, reviews the available trial evidence for the use of targeted therapies in the post-operative/adjuvant setting.


Please Note: New Treatments Have Emerged Since this Original Post

Dr. Nathan Pennell, Cleveland Clinic, discusses the concept of acquired resistance and new agents designed to address it, including Rociletinib and Merelitinib.

Dr. Jason Brown discusses emerging research on the effect of microbiomes and genomics on immunotherapy in bladder cancer.

We are excited to bring new and updated information to share through our Bladder Cancer Video Library. For this video series, we are pleased to work with Dr. Shilpa Gupta, Director of the Genitourinary Medical Oncology at TCI and Co-Leader of the Genitourinary Oncology Program at Cleveland Clinic

We are excited to bring new and updated information to share through our Bladder Cancer Video Library. For this video series, we are pleased to work with Dr. Shilpa Gupta, Director of the Genitourinary Medical Oncology at TCI and Co-Leader of the Genitourinary Oncology Program at Cleveland Clinic

We are excited to bring new and updated information to share through our Bladder Cancer Video Library. For this video series, we are pleased to work with Dr. Shilpa Gupta, Director of the Genitourinary Medical Oncology at TCI and Co-Leader of the Genitourinary Oncology Program at Cleveland Clinic

We are excited to bring new and updated information to share through our Bladder Cancer Video Library. For this video series, we are pleased to work with Dr. Shilpa Gupta, Director of the Genitourinary Medical Oncology at TCI and Co-Leader of the Genitourinary Oncology Program at Cleveland Clinic

We are excited to bring new and updated information to share through our Bladder Cancer Video Library. For this video series, we are pleased to work with Dr. Shilpa Gupta, Director of the Genitourinary Medical Oncology at TCI and Co-Leader of the Genitourinary Oncology Program at Cleveland Clinic

Dr. Jack West, medical oncologist/lung cancer specialist, describes special management considerations for indolent lung cancers that may not require treatment or are at risk for “over-treatment.”

Radiation therapy can be very helpful in treating painful bone metastases or those at risk for causing a fracture due to compromise of bone strength. Dr. Vivek Mehta reviews the basics of this approach. Please feel free to offer comments and raise questions in our Discussion Forums

Dr. David Harpole, Duke University Medical Center, describes how he assists patients with the surgical decision-making process.

Dr. David Harpole, Duke University Medical Center, details the methods thoracic surgeons use to assess a patient's fitness for surgery.

Dr. David Harpole, Duke University Medical Center, describes the mediastinoscopy and its use in lung cancer staging.

TranscriptOne of the important points about patients with advanced lung cancer is that 30-40% of patients will develop bone metastases. I think it’s important to recognize this is not bone cancer, this is lung cancer that’s moved to the bone, and in 30-40% of patients at some point who have advanced

TranscriptMore and more, when people are doing molecular testing on their tumor, they’re not just getting one test and if it’s negative doing another test — that’s called sequential testing, they’re doing lots of tests at the same time — that’s called multiplex testing. There are certain good things