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Lung cancer screening in England: the process of implementing a national programme

Lung cancer screening in England: the process of implementing a national programme

We explore key steps in the iterative process that led to the government's commitment to implementing a national screening programme for lung cancer in England.

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Lung cancer screening in Croatia: leading the way for earlier detection in Europe

Lung cancer screening in Croatia: leading the way for earlier detection in Europe

We explore key considerations for the success of the lung cancer screening programme in Croatia, discussing the pivotal role that integrated technology and reimbursement for primary care providers have played.

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The opportunity for rapid access to cytologists in the diagnosis of lung cancer at the Karolinska Institute

The opportunity for rapid access to cytologists in the diagnosis of lung cancer at the Karolinska Institute

We spoke with Network member Vitali Grozman, where he shared his insights on the potential benefit of immediate access to cytologists in lung cancer diagnosis.

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Learning from Taiwan: implementing a national lung cancer screening programme

Learning from Taiwan: implementing a national lung cancer screening programme

We spoke with Network member Professor Pan-Chyr Yang, who shared his experience of setting up a national lung cancer screening programme in Taiwan.

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Lung cancer screening in Japan

Lung cancer screening in Japan

Since 1987, Japan has offered chest X-ray screening to people aged 40 or older. However, LDCT screening in Japan is commonly performed on a voluntary basis.

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Lung cancer screening in Poland

Lung cancer screening in Poland

Poland has made important contributions to the lung cancer screening agenda in Europe.

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The US national lung cancer screening programme

The US national lung cancer screening programme

There are over 4,000 sites in the US that offer annual LDCT screening as part of the national programme.