- Ramucirumab for Squamous or Nonsquamous Lung Cancer
- As expected, there was an increase in toxicities that we would expect from anti-angiogenic therapy; hypertension, some bleeding, hemoptysis, and those sorts of things. This is not a surprise with the use of an anti-angiogenic agent.
- Spirometry Indications and Contraindications
- Other contraindications for spirometry include coughing up blood (hemoptysis) without a known cause, active tuberculosis and a history of syncope associated with forced exhalation.
- Induction Therapy Improves Quality of Life Scores for Patients Receiving RT
- A higher percentage of responders had clinically meaningful improvements (10 mm or greater [VAS]) from baseline in composite LCSS cough, shortness of breath, and hemoptysis compared with nonresponders (56% vs 38%). Of patients reporting baseline ...
- Clinical Presentation of Squamous NSCLC
- But, had they presented a month earlier with maybe some hemoptysis or a cough, I would feel very comfortable treating them in the outpatient setting and I am amazed at the number of over age 70 patients we have seen, quite a few.
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