Improved Survival and Higher Mortality: The Conundrum of Lung Cancer Screening

Chest. 2002 Jul;122(1):329-37. doi: 10.1378/chest.122.1.329.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Biopsy, Needle
  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung* / diagnostic imaging
  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung* / mortality
  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung* / therapy
  • Diagnostic Errors
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Lung Neoplasms* / diagnostic imaging
  • Lung Neoplasms* / mortality
  • Lung Neoplasms* / therapy
  • Male
  • Mass Screening*
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiography
  • Survival Rate