- •Screening individuals at higher risk of developing lung cancer with a low-dose computed tomography scan (LDCT) is evidence based.
- •Lung-screening LDCT scans are underutilized.
- •Centralized screening programs may improve compliance with follow-up.
- •Delays initiating lung cancer treatment influence patient survival.
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