Lung cancer incidence and mortality with extended follow-up in the National Lung Screening Trial
Author: Frille et al.
Publication Source: International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
Date: June 2019
Summary of Content: This study reports on extended follow-up of the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) subjects. NLST randomised high-risk current and former smokers to three annual screens with either low-dose CT or chest radiography and demonstrated a significant reduction in lung cancer mortality in the low-dose CT arm after a median of 6.5 years’ follow-up.
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