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CT Low Dose Lung Cancer Screenings

When
Sat, December 15, 2012 @ 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location
Huntsman Cancer Hospital
Address
1950 Circle of Hope (Google Map Link)
Suite
3rd Floor, Radiology
City, State, Zip
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Contact
Huntsman Cancer Institute
888.424.2100
CT Low Dose Lung Cancer Screenings

In order to detect lung cancer in high-risk individuals, the Huntsman Cancer Institute, under the direction of Dr. Shamus Carr, is now offering low-radiation-dose Ct (computed tomography) screening for lung cancer.

In order to detect lung cancer in high-risk individuals, the Huntsman Cancer Institute, under the direction of Dr. Shamus Carr, is now offering low-radiation-dose CT (computed tomography) screening for lung cancer. A recent National Lung Cancer Screening Trial (NLST) found 20 percent fewer lung cancer deaths among trial participants screened with CT scans. The for the first time a study has linked a screening to reducing mortality. If you or a loved one meets the screening criteria, schedule an appointment today. The sooner lung cancer is detected the better the chances for long-term survival.

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