Learning that you have cancer can be overwhelming. The goal of this book
is to help you get the best cancer treatment. It explains which tests and
treatments are recommended by experts in malignant pleural mesothelioma.
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network
) is a not-for-profit
alliance of 25 of the world’s leading cancer centers. Experts from NCCN
have written treatment guidelines for doctors who treat mesothelioma. These
treatment guidelines suggest what the best practice is for cancer care. The
information in this patient book is based on the guidelines written for doctors.
This book focuses on the treatment of mesothelioma. NCCN also offers patient
books on breast cancer, lung cancer, melanoma, and many other cancer types.
for the full library of patient books as well as other
patient and caregiver resources.
NCCN Guidelines for Patients