This activity is supported by educational grants from AstraZeneca, Clovis Oncology, Lilly, and Merck & Co.

Targeted Therapies in Advanced Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Beth Eaby-Sandy, MSN, CRNP, OCN®
University of Pennsylvania

Knowledge of the molecular biology of tumors is rapidly evolving. As a result, new targets for treatments are increasing the arsenal for treating advanced non–small cell lung cancer. This activity provides an update on newer targeted treatment strategies, including rationale/target, mechanisms of action, potential toxicities, and symptom management of targeted therapies.

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