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Quit smoking to prevent lung cancer. Chest X-rays should not be used to diagnose lung cancer. Low-dose CT screening should only be used for certain patients. Your doctor will tell you if you should be screened.
smoking cessation, testing, chest X-ray, National Lung Screening Trial, low-dose computed tomography, LDCT, guidelines, false positives, prediction models, pulmonary nodule, tobacco use, COPD
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