Lung Cancer

News and new technology innovations concerning how imaging technology can help diagnose and treat lung cancer can be found on this channel.

Clinical Trial/Study, Lung Cancer, Inserm, PLOS ONE

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News | January 21, 2015

January 21, 2015 — A team of researchers from Inserm led by Paul Hofman made a significant advance in the area of...

Lung cancer, Biopsy System, Thoracic Navigation System

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News | January 20, 2015

January 20, 2015 — Veran Medical Technologies announced the completion of a $12 million financing to support the...

Lung cancer, sentinel cells, early detection, Inserm, Paul Hofman
News | January 12, 2015

January 12, 2015 — In a study published in the journal PLOS...

CT systems, Lung Cancer, ClearCT Lung, U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid

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Technology | January 07, 2015

January 7, 2015 — Less than 30 days after the Sapheneia Scannerside partnership announcement, the two companies...

 Cancer in lung_Siemens_PET_Biograph mCT Flow_Lung
News | January 02, 2015

January 2, 2015 — A clinical trial that combined ...

Lung cancer, CT systems, PACS Accessories, RSNA 2014

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Technology | December 29, 2014

December 29, 2014 — Primordial announced...

Technology | December 15, 2014

December 15, 2014 — A new lung screening solution from Philips offers healthcare providers a faster and more...

News | December 11, 2014

December 11, 2014 — Analysis of data from an institutional patient registry on...

lung cancer, adenocarcinoma

Lung cancer patients with minimally invasive adenocarcinoma have similar, positive five-year disease-free survival and overall survival rates as patients with adenocarcinoma in-situ.

News | November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014 – Lung cancer patients with minimally invasive adenocarcinoma (MIA) have similar, positive five-year...
CT Systems, National Lung Screening Trial, Lung Cancer, Centers for Medicare

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Feature | November 18, 2014

November 18, 2014 — Dartmouth researchers say lung cancer screening in the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST)...

CT Lung Screening Appears Cost-effective
News | November 18, 2014

A new statistical analysis of results from the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) concludes that performing low-...

Lung cancer, ASTRO, CT Screen, National Lung Screening Trial

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News | November 18, 2014

November 18, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is supporting the Centers for Medicare and...

ACR Launches Suite of Online Resources for CT Lung Cancer Screening
News | November 17, 2014

November 17, 2014 — American College of Radiology (ACR) resources can help radiology professionals safely and...

 Lung 3D from CT scan_Vital Images
News | November 12, 2014

November 12, 2014 — Patients at high-risk for developing lung cancer are more likely to receive...

MeVis Medical Solutions AG, Lahey Hospital Launch Virtual CT Lung Screening Academy
Technology | November 11, 2014

November 11, 2014 — Lung cancer is the No. 1 cancer killer...

Medical Coalition Pushing CMS to Fully Cover CT Lung Cancer Screening
News | November 07, 2014

November 7, 2014 — Lung Cancer Awareness Month this year is different and may be the most significant in history. By...

Medicare Costs Analysis Indicates Need for Decreasing Use of Biopsies as Diagnosis Tool for Lung Cancer
Feature | November 03, 2014

November 3, 2014 — Biopsies were found to be the most...

MD Anderson Study Early-stage Lung Cancer
News | October 17, 2014

October 17, 2014 — Researchers find removal of entire lobe of lung offers increased survival benefit compared to...

Normal Lungs
Feature | October 14, 2014

October 14, 2014 — An editorial published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (Woolf et al) this week...

News | September 30, 2014

September 30, 2014 — More than 60 patient advocacy and medical organizations have joined a coalition headed by the...