Lung Cancer Alliance-Massachusetts Company Profile

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Guest speakers: John Auerbach, Commissioner of the Department of Public Health

News Articles [3812 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Just-Announced U.S. and Cuba Biopharma Venture Sees Fruit in Lung Cancer Study

A three-year-old cancer research alliance between U.S. and Cuban scientists is bearing fruit. A Cuban-developed lung cancer treatment combined with Opdivo shows promise in treating patients.

Survey data from Lung Cancer Alliance highlights the unmet emotional needs of long-term lung cancer survivors

A recent survey found lung cancer survivors indicate that emotional effects, unlike physical impacts, are more problematic for long-term survivors after 5 years. Maureen Rigney, a licensed clinical s...

Medical News Today: What to know about lung cancer

Lung cancer can be life-threatening, but doctors can also treat it if they catch it early on. Lung screening is possible in specific, high-risk categories, but the best way to avoid this serious and p...

Lung Cancer Screening's Downside Not Discussed Enough

MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 -- The potential risks of lung cancer screening are often left out when doctors and patients discuss the issue, a new report suggests. Early detection of lung cancer can save liv...

Scientists identify pathways that reveal insights into mechanism of lung cancer etiology

Lung cancer is the leading cause of preventable cancer death. A disease of complex origin, lung cancer is usually considered to result from effects of smoking and from multiple genetic variants.

Lung transplant patients face elevated lung cancer risk

(Wiley) In an American Journal of Transplantation study, lung cancer risk was increased after lung transplantation, especially in the native (non-transplanted) lung of single lung transplant recipient...

Most smokers seem to be confused about actual benefits of lung cancer screenings

Regular cancer screenings can lower the chance of death from lung cancer. But they cannot reduce the risk of developing lung cancer for people who smoke.

Therapeutic targeting at a pre-metastatic stage for brain metastases from lung cancer

Dr Sheila Singh speaks with ecancer at ESMO 2018 in Munich about techniques for identifying which lung cancer cells are most likely to metastasize. She describes how, by using mouse models of lung ca...

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Otiprio [Alliance Medical Products Inc. (dba Siegfried Irvine)]


Nitrogen [Alliance Welding Supplies, Inc.]


Oxygen [Alliance Welding Supplies, Inc.]


Gemcitabine hydrochloride [BluePoint Laboratories]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection. Gemcitabine for inje...

Gemcitabine [Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Gemcitabine for Injection, USP safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Gemcitabine for Injection, USP. Gemcitabin...

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Daily Lisinopril vs Placebo for Prevention of Chemoradiation-Induced Pulmonary Distress in Patients With Lung Cancer (Alliance MC1221): A Pilot Double-Blind Randomized Trial.

Chemoradiation (CRT) is an integral treatment modality for patients with locally advanced lung cancer. It has been hypothesized that current use of an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor during CR...

Cost-utility analysis of a potential lung cancer screening program for a high-risk population in Germany: A modelling approach.

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in Germany. Although several randomized trials in Europe have evaluated the effectiveness of lung cancer screening programs, evidence on the cost-effec...

Lung Cancer Among Women in the United States.

November marks Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and reminds us that lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States. In this brief report, we highlight CDC resources that...

Cancers Among the Oldest Old in Massachusetts from 2004-2014.

Describing the burden of cancer in the oldest old (those aged ≥85 years at diagnosis) is important, as the growing elderly population in Massachusetts lives to older ages.

An Update on the European Lung Cancer Screening Trials and Comparison of Lung Cancer Screening Recommendations in Europe.

While lung cancer screening has been implemented in the United States, it is still under consideration in Europe. So far, lung cancer screening trials in Europe were not able to replicate the results ...

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Construction of the Therapeutic Alliance Between Inpatient Psychiatric Patients and Nurses

Clarify the determinants of the construction of a Therapeutic Alliance (AT) between paramedical staff (nurses and caregivers ) and adult patients in a functional unit of full-time general ...

Therapeutic Alliance Tensions and Repair in Psychotherapy Practices

This study evaluates a professional development program intended to improve the relationship or alliance between therapists and patients/clients who are receiving psychotherapy in the comm...

Effectiveness of Therapeutic Alliance and Minimal Intervention for Chronic Low Back Pain

This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of minimal intervention and therapeutic alliance in pain, specific and general disability, global perceived effect, empathy, credibility and e...

Alliance With Therapeutic Entourage in Support of Young Suicidal

Regardless of age, the quality of hospital care, the confidence that the young can have in the health care team, joining parents are pivotal elements and influence followed. Family support...

Impact of Case-management on Therapeutic Alliance With First Episode Psychosis Patients (CAMAT)

The first aim of this study is to test the effect of the case management on the evolution of therapeutic alliance in patients with first episode psychosis in comparison with traditional nu...

Companies [2569 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

GiveForward and Lung Cancer Alliance

GiveForward is the leading crowdfunding site focused on helping families and friends raise money to help offset a loved one’s medical bills. Co-founded in 2008 by Desi...

Lung Cancer Alliance-Massachusetts

Guest speakers: John Auerbach, Commissioner of the Department of Public Health

National Lung Cancer Partnership

The National Lung Cancer Partnership is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization made up of leading doctors, researchers, patient advocates, and lung cancer survivors dedicated to raising public awareness ...

Lung Cancer Alliance

Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF)

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) is one of the largest philanthropies (patient-founded, patient-focused, and patient-driven) devoted exclusively to eradicating ...

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