Lung-Cancer-Screening Eligibility Should Be Expanded, say Researchers
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) eligibility criteria for lung-cancer screening should be expanded to cover other risk groups, researchers say based on findings from an observational study."The current USPSTF should consider expanding the lower age limit to 50 years and extending years of quitting smoking for former smokers," Dr. Ping Yang from Mayo Clinic, in Scottsdale, Arizona, stated.In the new study, researchers compared five
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