Diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to the frail lung cancer patient
Aims : To present 1) advantages of chronification of lung cancer that has become a realistic vision in the future and the current diagnostic-therapeutic sequences that provide unimagined chances to substantially prognosis in fit lung cancer patients; 2) how this treatment is for the frail patients: is it useful to stage them, and should we pursue biopsies? 3) how to treat the old, the patients with a performance score of 2, and how to optimise best supportive care?
Target audience :
Adult pulmonologist/Clinician, Clinical researcher, General practitioner, Medical Student, Nurse, Pathologist, Patient, Physician in Pulmonary Training, Radiologist, Thoracic oncologist, Thoracic surgeon
General respiratory patient care, Palliative care