Screening for lung cancer

November 07, 2013

November is Lung Cancer Awareness month. More people in the United States die from lung cancer than any other type of cancer. But that could change because now, like mammograms and colonoscopies, regular lung cancer screenings for people with risk factors may be an option. Michael Skokan, pulmonologist and medical director of respiratory therapy with Providence Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, explains who should be screened and what is involved. 

Listen to Dr. Michael Skokan on KXL radio talk about who should be screened: