Title

Screening for Lung Cancer

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

4-25-2018

Comments

Presentation: 35:52

Abstract

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop an awareness of the evidence behind the USPSTF's 2013 recommendations for lung cancer screening
  • Understand the criticisms of the USPSTF's recommendations
  • Develop an awareness of the LUNG-RADS classification and apply it to the management of nodules identified on screening CTs
  • Understand what options are available for lung cancer screening at TJUH
  • Understand how to apply shared decision making in the context of lung cancer screening

Outline

  • Summary of epidemiology of lung cancer in the US
  • Evidence behind the USPSTF's 2013 recommendations for lung cancer screening
  • Criticisms of the USPSTF's recommendations
  • LUNG-RADS classification and management of nodules identified on screening CTs
  • Lung cancer screening at Jefferson / using EPIC
  • Tools for shared decision making

Language

English

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