Upper body X ray for lung malignancy does not improve survival compared to no screening: Study By Dr Ananya Mandal, MD A new US research released Wednesday found that people who received chest X-rays to screen for lung cancer demonstrated no better survival rate after four years than those who weren’t screened at all www.nizagara100.com/instructions.htm . The study published in the November 2 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association , follows a separate study this past year that showed X-rays fell short in comparison to modern CT scans in saving lives from lung tumor, the leading tumor killer worldwide.
This content was reprinted from kaiserhealthnews.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Kaiser Health Information, an editorially independent news service, is a program of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health care policy research firm unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente.. Cheney surgery sparks discussion of heart and age transplants Over the weekend, former Vice President Dick Cheney, who’s 71, received a fresh heart after he previously waited 20 a few months. NPR: Cheney Operation Underscores Heart Transplant Issues [H]eart transplant recipients are typically matched with donors with a similar body size and the same blood type. Hearts are an issue and more than 3,000 folks are on the waiting list.