Radiation Oncologist Dr. Vivek Mehta reviews the concept of using whole brain radiation for multiple brain metastases, including how it is delivered and risks and benefits of this strategy. Please feel free to offer comments and raise questions in our Discussion Forums. TranscriptI see a number of

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

Lung Cancer Video Library

Dr. Jared Weiss, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the demographics and epidemiology of lung cancer.

What is the role for the neuroprotective agent memantine in patients receiving whole brain radiation therapy for brain metastases? Dr. Vivek Mehta reviews current practices to minimize risk of cognitive problems. Please feel free to offer comments and raise questions in our Discussion Forums

Interventional pulmonologist Dr. Jed Gorden reviews malignant pleural effusions (MPEs) are a common complication of lung cancer and some other cancers. TranscriptSo, I wanted to talk to you today about pleural effusions. Pleural effusions — it’s a complex term, and it’s a very common problem, so let

Dr. Jed Gorden describes the details of how a thoracentesis is performed in order to clarify the diagnosis and treat symptoms of a malignant pleural effusion (MPE). TranscriptWith the pleural fluid that’s built up around the lung — this fluid that exist in between the linings, or as we discussed

¿Cuál es el mejor tratamiento para pacientes débiles con cáncer pulmonar de células no pequeñas en estado avanzado?

For our 7th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Antonio Calles, MD joined GRACE to discuss the best treatment for frail patients with advanced NSCLC.

Factores de riesgo del cáncer de pulmón

For our 8th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss the risk factors for lung cancer.

Los pros y los contras de la detencion del cancer de pulmón

For our 9th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss the pros and cons of lung cancer screening.

¿Cómo se realiza el diagnóstico de cancer de pulmón?

For our 10th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss how a lung cancer diagnosis is made.

Subtipos del Cancer de Pulmón

For our 11th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss lung cancer subtypes.

¿Qué es una tomografía por emisión de positrones (PET)?

For our 12th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss what a PET scan is.

Las Etapas en el Cáncer de Pulmón

For our 13th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss the stages of lung cancer.

Tratamiento para el Cáncer de Pulmón de Células Pequeñas en Estadio Temprano

For our 14th video in the GRACE Spanish Lung Cancer Library, Brian Hunis, MD joined GRACE to discuss treating early stage small cell lung cancer.

On November 4th, 2016, in collaboration with UNC Lineberger and Lung Cancer Initiative of NC, GRACE presented 'Not Your Father's Squamous Lung Cancer'. In this first video of the series, Dr. Chad Pecot, MD joins us to discuss 'What is squamous lung cancer?'