For Radiation Oncologist

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  1. What are the treatment choices available for my type of lung cancer?
  2. Which treatments do you recommend?
  3. How long will each treatment last, and how will I receive it?
  4. What results do you expect?
  5. What are the side effects and how can they be minimized?
  6. How long will I need radiation?
  7. How will we know if the radiation is working?
  8. Can the treatment cause other problems such as heart, lung, kidney damage/disease, or fertility problems?
  9. Will I have to receive other treatments at the same time and how will that effect the radiation?
  10. Are there any long-term effects or dangers?
  11. Will I be able to continue work/school during treatment?