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Tag: lung cancer screening

4/16/2020

‘Love your lungs’? Exaggerated screening claims seem more out of step than ever

6/6/2018

Questions about a ‘simple blood test’ to screen for cancer prompt revealing answer: It’s complicated

2 5/18/2018

ASCO pumps up a one-sided view of lung cancer screening: Here’s what most of the coverage missed

8/21/2017

Imbalanced ‘Saved by the Scan’ campaign neglects big concerns over lung cancer screening

1 2/13/2017

The harms of cancer screening: It’s time to get personal

1 1/6/2014

NBC vastly exaggerates the potential benefits of lung cancer screening

12/10/2013

The potential harms of screening – seen this time in lung cancer screening

3 7/29/2013

Cautions on cancer screening, overdiagnosis and overtreatment

8/17/2011

How to & how not to report on imaging/screening tests

8/9/2011

TheNNT on lung cancer CT