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(Studio: Katie Couric) American Cancer Society statistics on lung cancer deaths and new cases cited.
(New York: Jon LaPook) The question of whether CT scans can help in the early detection of lung cancer examined; details given from two contradictory studies in the "Journal of the American Medical Assn." and the "New England Journal of Medicine" on diagnosis, surgery and deaths. [Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Dr. Peter BACH- says screening does not seem to be saving lives; outlines the harm from the screening.] [New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Dr. Claudia HENSCHKE- cites her findings.]
- Couric, Katie;
- LaPook, Jon
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