How to Evaluate, Diagnose and Treat Small Lung Nodules

Posted On 2021-06-22 16:40:16


With increased imaging of the chest being done for a variety of non-lung cancer reasons and possible changes in epidemiology, there are an increasing number of solitary pulmonary nodules identified. These can cause consternation to the individual and their families. It is necessary for clinicians to understand the current workup and treatment of these lesions.

Disclosure:
The series “How to Evaluate, Diagnose and Treat Small Lung Nodules” was commissioned by the editorial office, Current Challenges in Thoracic Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Scott Swanson and Daniel Dolan served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.