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Blog: How Nina’s Clinical Trial Led to a High-Five Celebration


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Her doctor was excited, which made Nina excited. They high-fived and couldn’t believe the progress that had been made in just a few weeks. The clinical trial was already having positive effects. 

Before her clinical trial success, Nina went through the standard treatments for people with small-cell lung cancer (SCLC). She was diagnosed in early 2014, and the plan was to try different chemo and radiation therapies. 

But, after 14 months of treatment with side-effects, it became clear the standard treatments were no longer effective at stopping the cancer from spreading. Nina’s doctor came to her with a proposal: join a clinical trial at a nearby hospital — Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York  

Read more here: https://www.lungevity.org/blogs/how-nina’s-clinical-trial-led-to-high-five-celebration


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