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Featured Science and Communiqués

Increased Survival in Patients with Metastatic NSCLC Receiving Treatment in Academic Centers

Patients with metastatic NSCLC receiving treatment at academic centers (ACs) have an increased 2-year survival compared to patients treated at community-based centers (CCs).

Active Surveillance of Lung Subsolid Nodules Reduces Unnecessary Surgery and Overtreatment

Subsolid nodules (SSN) can be considered a biomarker of lung cancer risk and should be managed with long-term active surveillance.

Racial-Ethnic Disparities in the Quality of End-of-Life Care Among Lung Cancer Patients

Significant disparities in the quality of end-of-life lung cancer care were found among racial-ethnic minorities, with higher odds of experiencing potentially preventable medical encounters during end-of-life as compared with non-Hispanic whites.

Chemoradiation in Elderly Patients with Stage III NSCLC Improves Overall Survival

Elderly patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) showed improved overall survival (OS) when treated with chemoradiation (CRT) compared to definitive radiation (RT) alone.