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December 2010
Radiology Today;Dec2010, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p50
The article presents quotes from National Cancer Institute director Harold Varmus and lung cancer researcher Nagla F. Abdel Karim concerning the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) results


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