The US Preventive Services Task Force has updated a recommendation on low-dose CT (LDCT) lung cancer screening that has stood since 2013, lowering the age threshold and reducing the required degree of smoking history – but some experts think the guidelines still unintentionally discriminate too much based on sex and ethnicity. The USPSTF updated its ...
Lung cancer screening widened to target younger smokers
By Dave Levitan
17 Mar 2021