Welcome to the South African Society of Medical Oncology
The official society of health care professionals treating cancer by systemic means. Here you will find information on different types
of cancer and treatment options.
Schedules of upcoming meetings and conferences, with agendas of some of these will be available online.
Smoking cessation among patients enrolled in a low-dose computed tomography screening program is associated with a three- to five-time reduction in mortality, according to research (Abstract PLEN04.07) presented at the 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) in Denver, Colorado. The Conference was hosted by the International Association of the Study of Lung Cancer.