National Lung Screening Trial: a breakthrough in lung cancer screening?

@article{White2011NationalLS,
  title={National Lung Screening Trial: a breakthrough in lung cancer screening?},
  author={Charles S. White},
  journal={Journal of thoracic imaging},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={86-7}
}
One of the most important yet contentious issues in the fight against the most lethal malignancy is the role of CT screening to detect early lung cancer. While several studies have suggested potential in this area, the results of others have indicated a lesser benefit. In a recent commentary, this author listed the lack of a breakthrough in CT screening for… CONTINUE READING