Author | Julie R. Brahmer, MD

Articles

Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

June 01, 2016

This management guide for non–small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) covers the symptoms, screening, diagnosis, staging, and treatment of adenocarcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and large-cell carcinoma of the lung.

AACR: Lung Cancer Therapy Innovations

April 06, 2013

In this interview, ahead of the AACR annual meeting, we speak with Dr. Julie Brahmer, of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, who is giving a presentation on immunotherapy in lung cancer, and is one of the clinical investigators of the extensive phase I trial of the anti–PD-1 antibody nivolumab.

Commentary (Brahmer): Chemotherapy for Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer

April 01, 2003

Drs. Novello and Le Chevalierhave written a comprehensivereview on the role of chemotherapyin the treatment of non–smallcelllung cancer (NSCLC). Theirreview spans chemotherapy’s controversialuse in early-stage disease toits mainstream use in late-stage disease.The authors highlight the controversiesin the treatment andresearch of all stages of NSCLC anddiscuss ongoing research in combiningchemotherapy with the new molecularlytargeted agents.