Targeted (biological) therapies

Targeted therapies may be used to treat non-small cell lung cancer. They work by targeting only the cancer cells.

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Making treatment decisions

Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. It can be difficult to make a decision, but information and support will help.


Chemotherapy can be used to treat non-small cell lung cancer. It disrupts the growth of cancer cells.


Radiotherapy can be used to treat or ease symptoms of non-small cell lung cancer.

Tumour ablation

Ablation treatments use heat or laser light to treat very early stage lung cancer.

Clinical trials

Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.

Life after treatment for lung cancer

You might be thinking about how to get back to normal following treatment. Find advice, information and support about coping with and after cancer.