Author | MoMalika L. Siker, MD

Articles

Recent Advances in the Management of Brain Metastases in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

October 01, 2007

ByRamaswamy Govindan, MD|MoMalika L. Siker, MD|Minesh P. Mehta, MD

Lung cancer is one of the most common and deadly malignancies in the United States, with an estimated 213,380 new cases in 2007 and an estimated 160,390 deaths in 2007. Approximately 85% of these patients will be diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), and only 10%-20% will have potentially curable disease.