Facing Lung Cancer: Making Treatment Decisions

Key Points

  • Your lung cancer treatment options are determined by your lung cancer type, lung cancer stage, and lung cancer treatment goals.
  • You may receive several different types of treatment for lung cancer.
  • You and your care team decide on lung cancer treatment together.
  • Each lung cancer treatment option has potential side effects, which usually can be managed.

Take action

Voice your concerns to your doctor. He or she can discuss the lung cancer treatment options with you and address those concerns.

Download a Lung Cancer Treatment Organizer from the toolkit!