Lung Cancer Screening is reviewed extensively in this important Thoracic Surgery Clinics of North America issue. Articles include: CT screening: The Early Lung Cancer Action Program Experience; Lung Cancer Screening: The Mayo Experience; National Lung Screening Trial; Health Risks from CT Lung Cancer Screening; The European Perspective of Lung Cancer Screening; Surgeons and Lung Cancer Screening: Rules of Engagement; The National Comprehensive Cancer Network Recommendations for Lung Cancer Screening; The United States Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations for Lung Cancer Screening; Current Estimate of Costs of Lung Cancer Screening in the US; Refining Strategies to Identify Population to be Screened for Lung Cancer; Long-term Oncologic and Financial Implications of Lung Cancer Screening; and more!Those interested in participating in screening for lung cancer (usually heavy smokers) have, by their willingness to ... It was found that tailored smoking cessation information had no advantage over standard self-help information after 2 years of follow-up. ... Another approach to prevention is to use chemopreventive agents to block the progression of precancerous lesions and promote lung tissue repair byanbsp;...
|Title||:||Lung Cancer Screening, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics,|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2015-06-03|