NCCN Guidelines for Patients® | Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

1 NCCN Guidelines for Patients ® : Lung Cancer – Non-Small Cell, 2018 Lung Cancer LEARNING that you have cancer can be overwhelming. The goal of this book is to help you get the best care. It presents which cancer tests and treatments are recommended by experts in non-small cell lung cancer. The National Comprehensive Cancer Network ® (NCCN ® ) is a not-for-profit alliance of 27 leading cancer centers. Experts from NCCN have written treatment guidelines for doctors who treat lung cancer. 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 lung cancer. Key points of the book are summarized in the NCCN Quick Guide™ . NCCN also offers patient resources on lung cancer screening as well as other cancer types. Visit for the full library of patient books, summaries, and other resources.