Español
Questions About Cancer? 1-800-4-CANCER
  • Print
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google+
  • Pinterest

Lung Cancer: Prevention, Genetics, Causes

Prevention

  • Lung Cancer Prevention (PDQ®)
    [ patient ] [ health professional ]
    Expert-reviewed information summary about factors that may influence the risk of developing lung cancer and about research aimed at the prevention of this disease.
  • Clinical Trials to Prevent Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Check for non-small cell lung cancer prevention trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials now accepting patients. The list of clinical trials can be refined by location, stage of disease, drug, and other features.

  • Clinical Trials to Prevent Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Check for small cell lung cancer prevention trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials now accepting patients. The list of clinical trials can be refined by location, stage of disease, drug, and other features.

  • Cigarette Smoking: Health Risks and How to Quit (PDQ®)
    [ patient ] [ health professional ]
    Expert-reviewed information summary about research and guidelines focused on the prevention and cessation of cigarette smoking.
  • Clinical Trials: Smoking

    Check for trials about smoking from NIH's ClinicalTrials.gov Registry.

  • Smoking Home Page

    Free help to quit smoking, plus information on smoking and cancer, secondhand smoke, cigarettes and other tobacco products, tobacco research, and statistics.

  • Smokefree.gov

    Offers science-driven tools, information, and support that have been effective in helping smokers quit.

Genetics

  • Cancer Genetics Services Directory

    Directory of professionals who provide services related to cancer genetic risk assessment, counseling, and testing.

  • Cancer Genetics Overview (PDQ®)
    [ health professional ]
    Expert-reviewed information summary in which the features of hereditary cancer and the structure and content of other PDQ cancer genetics summaries are described. The summary also contains an extensive list of genetics resources available online.

Causes and Risk Factors