Doctors use ablation to treat lung cancer
A 14-year-old girl had a massive tumor removed from her trachea at Shanghai Chest Hospital, officials announced on Friday.
Patient with heart on the right has successful surgery
A 79-year-old man, whose heart is on the right side of his chest, has received two operations during one surgery at Shanghai Chest Hospital.
Cancer screening program proves a success
A one-stop early-stage lung cancer screening, prevention and control program conducted in Xuhui District has achieved very positive results by providing more convenient and targeted services and healthcare for residents in the community.
Experts launch robotic surgery guideline
China’s first clinical guideline on robot-assisted lung cancer surgery was released on Tuesday to regulate and improve clinical practice across the nation.
World first for Shanghai's cancer experts
Experts from Shanghai Chest Hospital have established the world’s first prediction model for patients with thymic tumors based on Chinese research.
Shanghai Chest Hospital offers online service
Shanghai Chest Hospital announced that it's offering online consultation, prescription, payment and drug delivery services. It is the first professional cardiothoracic hospital in the city to offer Internet-based service for patients on long-term drug use and disease management.
China's approval for new lung cancer drug
The nation’s first self-developed targeted drug for terminal lung cancer patients who have developed a resistance to drugs has been approved by the national authority, experts from Shanghai Chest Hospital said on Friday.
Experts release stroke prevention guideline
A guideline on a stroke-prevention therapy, in line with international practice, to ensure patient safety, treatment effects and long-time management was released on Tuesday.
Domestic biosimilar gives hope to lung cancer patients
The nation' s first biosimilar of Bevacizumab, a lung cancer drug, has been approved by the National Medical Products Administration. The domestically-made product will reduce dependence on imported medicine, cutting costs.