Stage distribution in patients with a small (


Journal Article (Academic article)

BACKGROUND: Recently, there has been increased interest in the use of computed tomography (CT) for lung carcinoma screening. For this technique to be effective, small tumors must be detected at an earlier stage than large lesions. However, to the authors's knowledge, the relationship between the size of small primary (

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Heyneman, LE; Herndon, JE; Goodman, PC; Patz, EF

Published Date

  • December 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 92 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 3051 - 3055

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0008-543X

Conference Location

  • united states