NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 09, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Statistics on smoking cited.
(New York: Robert Bazell) A new test to help doctors predict which patients will benefit from chemotherapy to treat lung cancer featured; details given of the risks of chemotherapy for older patients. [Duke University Dr. David HARPOLE- says it is the foundation for a new way of looking at treating cancer.] [Lung cancer patient Patricia VAN DUSEN- reacts to the possibility of chemotherapy.]
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