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Decline in Smoking Rates May Increase Lung Cancer Mortality Due to Inadequate Screening Guidelines

Decline in Smoking Rates May Increase Lung Cancer Mortality Due to Inadequate Screening Guidelines

ROCHESTER, Minn. — A decline in smoking rates may mean that many people who could have benefited from early detection of lung cancer are dying because they don’t qualify for low-dose CT scans, according to a group of Mayo Clinic researchers. Their research appears in the Feb. 24 issue of [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Yang results of the screening study (:52)

Ping Yang, M.D., Ph.D., an epidemiologist at Mayo Clinic Cancer Center discusses a study finding a decline in smoking rates may mean that many people who could have benefited from early detection of lung cancer are dying because they don’t qualify for low-dose CT scans. Their research appears in the [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Yang fewer patients fit screening criteria (:42)

Ping Yang, M.D., Ph.D., an epidemiologist at Mayo Clinic Cancer Center discusses a study finding a decline in smoking rates may mean that many people who could have benefited from early detection of lung cancer are dying because they don’t qualify for low-dose CT scans. Their research appears in the [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Yang lunch cancer screening (:38)

Ping Yang, M.D., Ph.D., an epidemiologist at Mayo Clinic Cancer Center discusses a study finding a decline in smoking rates may mean that many people who could have benefited from early detection of lung cancer are dying because they don’t qualify for low-dose CT scans. Their research appears in the [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans

Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans

As the number one cancer killer, lung cancer claims more lives than breast, prostate and colon cancers combined. To help detect it sooner, when it’s far more treatable, Mayo Clinic has launched a Lung Cancer Screening Program. For some, the process is already proving to be a life saver. [TRT: [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

O33 Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans Extra Broll

O33 Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans Extra Broll

Created by Andy Shilts

O33 Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans - Mayo Clinic

O33 Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans - Mayo Clinic As the number one cancer killer, lung cancer claims more lives than breast, prostate and colon cancers combined. To help detect it sooner, when it’s far more treatable, Mayo Clinic has launched a Lung Cancer Screening Program. For some, [...]

Created by Andy Shilts

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

  Finding lung cancer sooner rather than later can obviously make a big difference in the outcome, and using a CT scan to find the cancer may be the best option.  On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, November 15 at 9 a.m. CT, our guest is pulmonologist David Midthun, M.D.  We'll [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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