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Decision aids integral to shared decision making

for selecting a depression medication or deciding whether to have prostate cancer screening. ... Gutnick. Dr. Soung, for example, uses them for deciding about CT scans for lung cancer screening, medications for osteoporosis and depression, second-line
May 2019

From ACP Internist

Featured in this month's issue are stories about e-cigarettes, lung cancer screening recommendations, and the potential of GERD as a cause of pulmonary diseases. ... Lung cancer screening guideline debated. New screening recommendations for low-dose CT
March 2014


a patient for computed tomography lung cancer screening, a study found. ... The Liverpool Lung Project risk model was a better predictor than smoking history or family history for determining whether to send a patient for computed tomography (CT) lung
August 2012

Lung cancer

People should not receive a chest X-ray for lung cancer screening, and low-dose CT screening is not recommended for everyone, according to an interim report published on the ... Hospitals and screening centers should establish ethical policies for
May 2012

Screening for lung cancer can be easier said than done

Lung cancer screening has been recommended for high-risk patients for five years now, but implementing those recommendations in clinical practice isn't always easy. ... Do you find lung cancer screening a challenge? What are your thoughts on #MeToo in
May 2018

Infectious diseases

The 2007 guideline strongly recommended macrolide monotherapy for healthy outpatients without comorbidities (e.g., chronic heart, lung, liver, or renal disease; diabetes mellitus; alcoholism; malignancy; or asplenia) or risk factors for ... However, some
October 2019

Smoking cessation

Outcomes included overall survival, progression-free survival, and all-cause and lung cancer-specific mortality. ... Tobacco cessation treatment must extend beyond large cancer centers to reach community cancer centers, community health centers, lung
July 2021

PERSPECTIVES 4 ACPINTERNIST Our featured stories this month tackle ...

In December 2013, however, due largely to the resultsof the National Lung Screening Trial, the Task Force recommended annual CT screeningin adults between the ages of 55 and 80 who have ... What do you think about e-cigarettes? How have you addressed the
February 2014

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