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Advances in Lung Cancer Care

Feb 15, 2011

Lung cancer care took a major step forward recently when a government-backed study found that diagnostic CT scans might reduce a smoker's risk of death from lung cancer by 20 percent. While detecting possible lung cancer with imaging studies is a critical first step, properly diagnosing and treating the disease requires a coordinated, team effort.

Learn more about UMCP's comprehensive lung cancer care: Click here to read the full article, which appeared in the March/April 2011 issue of Health Focus.