Items Tagged ‘Lung Cancer’

December 6th, 2011

NCCN Recommends Lung Cancer Screening for People at High Risk


The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)—a not-for-profit alliance of 21 cancer centers—has released guidelines for lung cancer screening. The guidelines recommend screening with helical low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) for selected patients at high risk of the disease. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the United States. […]

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Tags: General Lung Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell, News, Screening/Prevention Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell