Screening for Lung Cancer

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 minutes

Learning Objectives

1. Identify patients, based on risk factors, who should be tested for lung cancer.

2. Describe the current USPSTF screening guidelines for high-risk patients.

3. Formulate plans to coordinate care for patients with lung cancer who require referral to sub-specialists.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018

Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP, Vice-Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, New York; Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Research, Ellis Hospital Family Medicine

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018
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