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Treating Stage IV Lung Cancer: “You can’t get there from here.”
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
There is a joke about a traveling salesman who finds himself lost in the countryside and stops a farmer to ask directions to the highway. The farmer first suggests one route and then reconsiders and suggests a different one. He then reconsiders...
Victories in Acute Leukemia - Opportunities to Expand the Horizon
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
The March 29, 2016 Wall Street Journal  reported a 23-year-old man with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Using genomic (DNA)...
The Role of Medical Oncology in Stage IV NSCLC
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
There has been a trend in medical oncology to add therapies, layer upon layer, until every patient receives every drug every...
The Many Faces of Lung Cancer
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
As November is lung cancer awareness month, it is opportune to examine this disease and our changing understanding of its...
Genomic Profiling for Lung Cancer: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Genomic profiling has gained popularity in medical oncology. Using NextGen platforms, protein coding regions of human tumors...
The Changing Landscape in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
In October 2012, we published a study of patients with metastatic NSCLC whose treatment was guided by ourEVA-PCD laboratory...
What is Meaningful Improvement in Lung Cancer? A Look at NSCLC Data
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
When asked to define what constituted pornography in his 1964 Supreme Court decision (Jacobellis versus Ohio 1964) Justice...

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