Lung Cancer Resources for Patients

There are a number of resources available to support those diagnosed with lung cancer. For more information:

U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center

Lung Cancer Information Guide [PDF]
provides lists of resources, from books and video, to web sites and newsletters.

Lung Cancer Screening Guide

Lung Cancer Awareness

How to stop smoking

Patient Support Services

At Diagnosis

During Cancer Treatment

Survivorship - After Treatment

Advanced Cancer

Learn about Clinical Trials

Introducation to Clinical Trials

Lung Cancer Clinical Trials

National Resources

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)

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

NCCN Guidelines for Patients® - Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

NCCN Guidelines for Patients®s; - Lung Cancer Screening

On-Line Discussion

The Association of Cancer Online Resources, ACOR, hosts a number of listservs for lung cancer patients and families:

  • EC-GROUP is the e-mail discussion group for Esophageal Cancer patients and families
  • LUNG-ONC for all lung cancer patients and families
  • LUNG-NSCLC for non-small-cell lung cancer
  • LUNG-SCLC for small-cell lung cancer
  • LUNG-BAC for Bronchioloalveolar Carcinoma

    To subscribe go to and click on "Mailing Lists".


Tobacco Consultation Service - Smoking cessation counseling for patients interested in quitting tobacco. Call Barbara Land, Pager #1105, tel. (734) 936-5519 or e-mail

Lung Cancer Screening Clinic - A special clinic designed to meet the recommendation from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network to screen high risk patients.

Still have questions?

The nurses at Cancer AnswerLine™ have answers. Call 1-800-865-1125 and you'll get a personal response from one of our registered nurses, who have years of experience in caring for people with cancer.

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