Dankook University Hospital selected as ‘best hospital for lung cancer treatment’

July 26, 2017


Dankook University Hospital has a first class degree in the evaluation conducted for medical for medical institutions that performed surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy for lung cancer patients in 2015. The hospital acquired 100 points in the field of ability to cope with treatment, professional staff composition, diagnostic evaluation & recording fidelity, surgery, systemic therapy, and radiation treatment. It has won the award three times in a row since the assessment of the adequacy of lung cancer has begun. Dr. Yoon-seop Kim, a professor of respiratory medicine at Dankook University, said, “Most lung cancers do not cause any symptoms until they have spread, so it should be diagnosed at an earlier stage through regular health examinations.” and added, “If smokers aged 40 years or older have a chronic cough, phlegm, and bloody sputum, they should consult a doctor.”

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