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NELSON: A successful early detection trial shown to reduce lung cancer mortality in (ex) smokers

NELSON: A successful early detection trial shown to reduce lung cancer mortality in (ex) smokers 1920 1440 iDNA

Having a potential impact of saving 60,000-80,000 people with lung cancer per year within Europe The scientific article ‘’Reduced Lung Cancer Mortality with Volume CT Screening in the NELSON trial”…

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Most cited paper of 2017 in European Radiology!

Most cited paper of 2017 in European Radiology! 1920 1440 iDNA

Another moment worth celebrating for iDNA! An article published in European Radiology, of which prof. Oudkerk was supervisor and co-author, has recently received the award for most cited article of…

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Working to find solutions for COVID-19

Working to find solutions for COVID-19 2560 1476 iDNA

iDNA against COVID-19 To address the current Covid-19 challenges, the Dutch National Institute for Health and Environment (RIVM) has formally requested Prof. Oudkerk to bring together a group of key…

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Less Is More in Lung Cancer Risk Prediction Models

Less Is More in Lung Cancer Risk Prediction Models 1920 1440 iDNA

In an invited commentary for JAMA Network Open, Marjolein Heuvelmans, MD, PhD, together with prof. Oudkerk, commented on current developments in the field of lung cancer screening risk prediction modelling.…

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4-In-The-Lung-Run – Safe and cost-effective European implementation of early detection of lung cancer

4-In-The-Lung-Run – Safe and cost-effective European implementation of early detection of lung cancer 2560 1707 iDNA

To develop and implement the optimal CT lung cancer early detection and screening strategy within Europe In Europe, there are 470,000 new diagnoses of lung cancer and over 380,000 lung…

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CT scan screening reduces lung cancer mortality

CT scan screening reduces lung cancer mortality 2560 1920 iDNA

Fewer current smokers and former smokers die of lung cancer if they are screened for this disease. Men at risk of lung cancer who undergo screening reduce their risk of…

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The NHS could save 5,000 lives a year by introducing screening for lung cancer

The NHS could save 5,000 lives a year by introducing screening for lung cancer 2560 1707 iDNA

With these words the Guardian cites the experts Prof. Charles Swanton, chief clinician at Cancer Research UK and Prof. David Baldwin. Prof. Charles Swanton is one of UK’s leading cancer…

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iDNA workshop at NHD in Curacao

iDNA workshop at NHD in Curacao 2560 1695 iDNA

iDNA workshop on the early detection of lung cancer, coronary heart disease and COPD Lung cancer early detection is increasingly gaining interest. Experts around the world are discussing with governments…

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