NCCN Guidelines for Patients
: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Part 8: Accepting a treatment plan
Par t 1
Par t 2
Par t 3
Par t 4
Par t 5
Par t 6
Par t 7
Par t 8
Par t 9
8.1 – Benefits of a treatment plan
Explains how a treatment plan can help.
8.2 – Parts of a treatment plan
Presents the information found in a
8.3 – Your role in planning
Describes how you can take part in
8.4 – Getting a 2nd opinion
Addresses getting another treatment plan from
another treatment team.
Lists webpages about treatment planning.
Having cancer is very stressful. While absorbing the fact
that you have cancer, you have to learn about tests and
treatments. In addition, the time you have to accept a
treatment plan feels short. Parts 1 through 7 aimed to
teach you about lung cancer, its tests, and treatment
options. Part 8 aims to help you get a treatment plan
that meets all your needs.