LSU Lung Cancer Research Study

Diptasri Mandal, PhD:
Principal Investigator
(504) 568-6156
dmanda@lsuhsc.edu    

Angelle Bencaz, MSPH

Co-Investigator
(504) 568-2216
abenca@lsuhsc.edu

 

Jessica Chambliss, MS, CRC:

Co-Investigator

(504) 568-7027
jcham5@lsuhsc.edu


Toll-Free: 1-888-720-7757

LungCaStudy@lsuhsc.edu       

 

Lung Cancer Study Homepage

 

 

 

Please click on any of the following links below to learn more about environmental and other risk factors for lung cancer:

 

Booklets & Handouts

  1. 3 Ways to Lower Lung Cancer Risk (MD Anderson Cancer Center) (handouts)

  2. A Citizen's Guide to Radon: The Guide to Protecting Yourself and Your Family from Radon (United States Environmental Protection Agency, EPA) (booklet)

  3. Are There Significant Genetic Risks for Lung Cancer  (GRACE, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education) (transcript & figures handout)

  4. Cancer and The Environment: What You Need to Know, What You Can Do (National Institutes of Health) (patient booklet)

  5. I am at high risk for lung cancer: Now what? (American Lung Association) (handout)

  6. Lung Cancer Environmental Risk Factors (HealthCommunities.com) (handout)

  7. Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell Risk Factors and Preventions (Cancer.net) (handout)

  8. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (GRACE, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education) (transcript & figures handout)

  9. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (HealthLine) (handout)

  10. Lung Cancer: Risk Factors and Screening (Advance Healthcare Network) (patient handout)

  11. Risk Factors for Lung Cancer (handout)

 

Web Pages & Online Articles

  1. Asbestos Exposure and Cancer Risks (National Cancer Institute)

  2. Cancer-Causing Substances in the Environment (National Cancer Institute)

  3. Causes of Lung Cancer (Lung Cancer Answers)

  4. Causes & Risk Factors (Macmillan Cancer Support)

  5. Environmental Risk Factors (Cancer Treatment Centers of America) (article)

  6. Health Risks of Radon (United States Environmental Protection Agency)

  7. How do you know if you are at risk for lung cancer? (Lung Cancer Foundation of America)

  8. Lung Cancer Risks (Lungcancer.org)

  9. Lung Cancer Risks (Lung Cancer Alliance)

  10. Lung Cancer Risks and Diagnosis (Navigating Lung Cancer)

  11. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (American Cancer Society)

  12. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (Columbus Regional Health)

  13. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (John Hopkins Medicine)

  14. Radon and Cancer (National Cancer Institute) 

  15. Small Cell Lung Cancer Risk Factors (American Cancer Society)

  16. What Are the Risk Factors for Lung Cancer? (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) 

  17. Why Non-smokers Sometimes Get Lung Cancer (American Cancer Society)

 

Risks Assessments & Quizzes

  1. Calculate My Lung Cancer Risks  (University of Michigan) (interactive web page)

  2. Cancer of the Lung Evaluation and Assessment of Risk (CLEAR) (MD Anderson Cancer Center) (interactive web page)

  3. Cancer Risk Check (MD Anderson Cancer Center) (interactive web page)

  4. Could You Be at Risk For Lung Cancer? Quiz (Everyday Health Media) (interactive web page)

  5. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment  (Baylor Health Care System) (interactive web page)

  6. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment  (Norton Healthcare) (interactive web page)

  7. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment  (Roper St. Francis Foundation) (PDF worksheet questionnaire)

  8. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment (UK Healthcare) (interactive web page)

  9. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment Tool (Spitz, LLP, Hoggart, PLCO, & Bach) (interactive web page)

  10. Lung Cancer Risk Profile (Adena Health System, Medicome Health Interactive) (interactive web page)

  11. My Cancer IQ: Lung Cancer Risk Assessment  (Cancer Care Ontario) (interactive web page)

  12. Quizzes: Test Your Cancer Prevention Know-How (American Institute for Cancer Research)

  13. Risk and Lung Cancer: Cancer Risk Calculator (Oncimmune) (interactive web page)

  14. Understand Your Cancer Risk (American Institute for Cancer Research) (interactive web page)

  15. "Your Lung Cancer Risk" Questionnaire  (Siteman Cancer Center) (interactive web page)

  16. "Your Lung Cancer Risk: What Do You Know?" Quiz  (Everyday Health) (interactive web page)

     

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