Early Lung Cancer Action Project: Overall design and findings from baseline screening Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma
  • Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Low-dose CT can greatly improve the likelihood of detection of small non-calcified nodules, and thus of lung cancer at an earlier and potentially more curable stage. Although false-positive CT results are common, they can be managed with little use of invasive diagnostic procedures.

publication date

  • July 10, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0140-6736(99)06093-6

PubMed ID

  • 10408484

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 99

end page

  • 105

volume

  • 354

number

  • 9173