Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) | Topics

Impact of Cancer on Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
November 16, 2020

This study aimed to evaluate the prognostic impact of extrapulmonary cancers in patients with IPF, as most studies have previously focused on the effect of lung cancer on this patient population.

Study Finds Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Chemo Treatment for ES-SCLC
November 02, 2020

This study found that Black patients with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer were less likely to receive chemotherapy, as were elderly, uninsured, and those with non-private insurance.

Trilaciclib Reduces Need for Supportive Care Interventions from Chemo-Induced AEs in ES-SCLC
October 21, 2020

Treatment with trilaciclib prior to chemotherapy was found to significantly reduce the need for supportive care interventions in the management of severe neutropenia and grade 3/4 anemia induced by chemotherapy in patients with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer, compared with placebo.