The summary below is from the full reports titled “Lung Cancer Screening: Recommendation Statement” and “Lung Cancer Screening with Sputum Cytologic Examination, Chest Radiography, and Computed Tomography: An Update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.” They are in the 4 May 2004 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 140, pages 738-739 and pages 740-753). The first report was written by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force; the second report was written by L.L. Humphrey, S. Teutsch, and M. Johnson.
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Screening for Lung Cancer: Recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Ann Intern Med. ;140:I–88. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-140-9-200405040-00006
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2004;140(9):I-88.
Cancer Screening/Prevention, Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer, Prevention/Screening, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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