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ASCO 2018: Majority of heavy smokers not screened for lung cancer despite USPSTF recommendations

10:25 EDT 17 May 2018 | ecancermedicalscience

An analysis of 1,800 lung cancer screening sites nationwide found that only 1.9% of more than 7 million current and former heavy smokers were screened for lung cancer in 2016, despite United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and ASCO...

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