MKSAP 19 "Quiz Me!" Question

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A 54-year-old asymptomatic woman is evaluated during a wellness visit. She has a 35–pack-year smoking history but quit smoking 12 years ago. She has no medical problems and takes no medications.

Physical examination, including vital signs, is unremarkable.

Which of the following is the most appropriate lung cancer screening strategy for this patient?

A: Annual chest radiography
B: Annual low-dose CT of the chest
C: One-time low-dose CT of the chest
D: No screening is indicated

Answer and Critique

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