Implementation of lung cancer screening in the Veterans Health Administration. JAMA Intern Med. ... Attitudes and perceptions about smoking cessation in the context of lung cancer screening.
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QD: News Every Day--CT scans reconsidered for screening for high-risk lung cancer. ... There were 356 lung cancer deaths among those who underwent a CT scan, compared to 443 who'd received X-rays.
Lung cancer has long been the number one cancer killer in the U.S. ... There was no difference between the two groups in deaths from lung cancer.
Can a $99 spiral CT scan detect curable lung cancer? A hundred bucks doesn't buy much these days. ... Let's see what future studies on screening for lung cancer with spiral CT scans conclude.
Dr. Kirkland also worries about the possibility of more serious effects, such as lung cancer.
We knew that the patient had had lung cancer for several months and had failed radiation and chemotherapy. ... His lung sounds were clear. His heart was regular and without murmurs or rubs.
Paying smokers to quit. Smoking is a major cause of heart attacks, strokes, emphysema, and lung cancer.
It’s a testament to scientific research and drug development that in such a short time a disease that had the mortality of stage 4 lung cancer is now more like
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