Lung care and mesothelioma
Across the population of Medway, there is an above average level incidence of smoking and mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a condition of the lung that is linked with prolonged exposure to asbestos in industries such as shipbuilding, power stations and building trades.
Our lung cancer team provides diagnosis and care for patients to investigate and review suspected or new diagnosis of lung conditions including:
Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma Support and Information Group
Our nurse specialists run a monthly Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma Support and Information Group for patients and carers in collaboration with the Wisdom Hospice, Rochester.
MacMillan Cancer Unit