Category Archives: Experiences

Grace has posted videos from the Santa Monica ALK patient forum

CancerGrace.org has posted nine videos from a February 24, 2014 patient forum. There were four doctors doing research on ALK+ Lung Cancer who discussed topics and answered questions. They included Dr. Alice Shaw, Dr. Ross Camidge, Dr. Jared Weiss, and … Continue reading

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Dr. Alice Shaw videos

Here is an hour presentation from February 10, 2014 by Dr. Shaw through the IASLC.org web site. It is entitled “Management of Patients with ALK Positive NSCLC”. The target audience is oncologists. The WebEx webinar can be tricky to get … Continue reading

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Xalkori (Crizotinib) Side Effects

This page is for patients to discuss any side effects they have had as a result of taking Crizotinib. I also link to some webpages that include statistical data about side effects.

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