Proposed lung cancer screening program ‘a complex arrangement’

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

While the RACGP has indicated cautious support for the new program, it is concerned about overdiagnosis and the role of GPs.

Subject

Lung cancer screening

Over diagnosis

Incidental findings

General practice

Period22 Feb 2022

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleProposed lung cancer screening program ‘a complex arrangement’
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletNews GP
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryAustralia
    Date22/02/22
    DescriptionWhile the RACGP has indicated cautious support for the new program, it is concerned about overdiagnosis and the role of GPs.
    Producer/AuthorMorgan Liotta
    PersonsMark Morgan