Special Report: Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Special Report: Small-Cell Lung Cancer

This issue explores various treatment options for small-cell lung cancer and ways to manage side effects.


Carol Tietz

Spunk and Spirit to Spare

With a sense of humor and a warm heart, Carol Tietz, an 11-year survivor of small-cell lung cancer, pays her good fortune forward.


Cindy Cherry, MSN, AGNP-C, on the right with colleague Paul R. Walker, MD, FACP, on the left.

Tips From an Oncology Nurse Practitioner That May Help With Treatment

Cindy Cherry, MSN, AGNP-C, is an oncology nurse practitioner in Greenville, North Carolina.

How Much Do You Know About Certain Chemotherapy Side Effects?

Learn about the protection of bone marrow and how it may help lower the risk of bone marrow suppression for certain people with SCLC.


Home healthcare nurse talking with a patient

Questions For Your Doctor About Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Here are some questions to ask your care team about how best to manage small-cell lung cancer.

Nurse Giving Patient Injection

Treating Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy, immunotherapy and radiation are the mainstays of SCLC treatment.

Pain in head

Managing Chemotherapy Side Effects

Cancer treatment can cause a wide range of side effects, but they can usually be managed.


Small-Cell Lung Cancer Resources

After a small-cell lung cancer (SCLC) diagnosis, you need education, support, access to care and help with finances.



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