CT lung cancer screening could prevent 12,000 deaths in U.S.


Complete implementation of the CT screening protocol used in the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) could avert 12,250 deaths annually in the U.S., according to a study published online Feb. 25 in CANCER. An accompanying editorial questioneed some implications of nationwide screening in the U.S.

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