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New drug developed to treat lung cancer particularly prevalent in Hong Kong
 

New drug developed to treat lung cancer particularly prevalent in Hong Kong

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Researchers say the medicine reduces side-effects seen in chemotherapy, but may not be widely available for some time due to its high cost
 
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19 Dec 2016 - General
 
People with lung cancer suffer a lot. I have seen so many patients with advanced lung cancer who wish they died rather than going through all the suffering. This new drug has seemingly brought new hope to these poor sufferers. Let's hope the drug...
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Despite the higher cost of the new drug, it is said to reduce disease progression by 70% compared with chemotherapy.

Can this new drug save costs in the long run by increasing the survival rate of recurrence and reducing chemotherapy's ...
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