Lung Nodule Screening Program Takes Advantage of Early Detection’s Link to Improved Lung Cancer Prognosis

Only about six percent of high-risk patients were screened for lung cancer in 2022, according to the American Lung Association. Advances in early detection for lung cancer, as well as new treatment options, have transformed this diagnosis, giving hope to many patients and families. With annual screening and early detection of lesions, lung cancer patients have a higher rate of cure.