Lung Cancer Screening: A Summary Guide for Primary Care Clinicians. Lung Cancer Screening With Low-Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT)

Author: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Publication Source: AHRQ Publication

Country: USA

Date: March 2016

Summary of Content:

This guideline is intended for primary care clinicians and provides an overview of the evidence, including a summary of the evidence from the national lung screening trial; insurance coverage; eligibility criteria for lung cancer screening; points to discuss with patients; as well as smoking cessation resources.

Link to Document:

https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/decision-aids/lung-cancer-screening/static/lung-cancer-screening-clin-summary.pdf