Non-small-cell lung cancer

@article{Gridelli2015NonsmallcellLC,
  title={Non-small-cell lung cancer},
  author={Cesare Gridelli and Antonio Rossi and David Paul Carbone and Juliana Guarize and Niki Karachaliou and Tony Shu Kam Mok and Francesco Petrella and Lorenzo Spaggiari and Rafael Rosell},
  journal={Nature Reviews Disease Primers},
  year={2015}
}
Lung cancer is one of the most frequently diagnosed cancers and is the leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide. Non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), a heterogeneous class of tumours, represents approximately 85% of all new lung cancer diagnoses. Tobacco smoking remains the main risk factor for developing this disease, but radon exposure and air pollution also have a role. Most patients are diagnosed with advanced-stage disease owing to inadequate screening programmes and late onset of… CONTINUE READING
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