The Mayo Lung Cohort: a regression analysis focusing on lung cancer incidence and mortality.

  • Gary M. Strauss
  • Published 2002 in
    Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…


PURPOSE The Mayo Lung Project has been interpreted as negative because it failed to demonstrate a significant mortality reduction among those randomized to chest x-ray and cytology. In contrast, survival suggests that screening is highly effective. This report was undertaken to analyze the trial as a closed cohort study, in an effort to identify predictors… (More)