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Dr. Sumanta (Monty) Pal, City of Hope Cancer Center, summarizes basic stages of bladder cancer, value of surgery, and survival benefit of neoadjuvant (pre-operative) chemotherapy for higher risk muscle-invasive bladder cancer. 

Dr. Sarah Goldberg notes that while maintenance therapy after first line treatment of advanced NSCLC is always worthy of a discussion, many patients need and benefit from a break from treatment to recover before pursuing additional therapy.

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Category:Lung-Cancer-Video -- posted at: 11:08pm PST

Drs. Ross Camidge and Corey Langer offer their perspectives on the most encouraging emerging targets that could become valuable additions to our lung cancer treatment menu in the next several years.

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Category:Lung-Cancer-Video -- posted at: 11:07pm PST

Dr. David Spigel, Sarah Cannon Cancer Center, reviews which patients with lung cancer he feels should undergo molecular testing, as well as describing the potential value of immediate, reflex testing for molecular targets.