Build a Winning Business Case for a Lung Cancer Nurse

Lung cancer remains a leading cause of death, and nurses specialising in this area play a critical role in patient care. However, securing funding for a new Lung Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) position requires a persuasive business case.

How HeSANDA is Revolutionising Australian Medical Research

The HeSANDA information sharing process

How HeSANDA is Revolutionising Australian Medical Research Imagine a world where medical research doesn’t have to start from scratch. Imagine a treasure trove of valuable data readily available to answer new questions and fuel groundbreaking discoveries. This is the reality HeSANDA, the Health Studies Australian National Data Asset, is creating for Australian researchers. HeSANDA: More […]

Beyond the Myths: Unveiling the Truth About Clinical Trials for Lung Cancer

Doctor sitting with patient to discuss treatments

Have you been diagnosed with lung cancer and are overwhelmed by treatment options?

You might have come across the term “clinical trials” and are unsure if they’re the right path for you. Many misconceptions surround clinical trials, leaving you hesitant. But what if these trials could be the key to unlocking the best possible treatment for your specific condition?

OCEANiC: TOGA’s New Trial Open to Recruitment

stages of OCEANiC trial

What is OCEANiC? The TOGA OCEANIC study follows on from the ADAURA study which showed a significant improvement in DFS and OS compared to placebo. OCEANiC will provide free access to a TKI inhibitor and aims to evaluate if chemotherapy can be omitted in patients with EGFR mutant NSCLC who are at low risk of […]

Five Things to Consider When Participating in a Clinical Trial

Doctor consulting with a patient for clinical trial

Facing a diagnosis can be a daunting journey, rife with uncertainty and difficult decisions. Among these decisions is the choice of whether to participate in a clinical trial. While the prospect may initially seem overwhelming, it’s essential to recognise the potential benefits and weigh them against the uncertainties. In this guide, we’ll explore five critical […]

Three Reasons You Should Participate in Clinical Trials

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In the realm of medical breakthroughs, cancer clinical trials emerge as beacons of hope, guiding us toward innovative treatments and potential cures. These trials represent the frontlines of cancer research, where groundbreaking therapies are meticulously tested before reaching the hands of people living with lung cancer. So, what exactly do these trials entail? Cancer clinical […]