Tag: lung cancer

Image: PD  1. Individuals at high risk of lung cancer stand to benefit from screening with low-dose CT, whereas those at low risk of lung cancer do not.  Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent)      Study Rundown: The National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) identified individuals at high risk of lung cancer by...
Feb 21st - Published today in NEJM, the PLCOM2012 model is more sensitive than current criteria for predicting lung cancer. Image: PD 1. The PLCOM2012 model is more sensitive than current criteria for predicting lung cancer. The National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) has shown that screening high-risk individuals for lung cancer using...