Low dose computed tomography for the screening of lung cancer in adults

Alberta STE Report written under contract with the Alberta Health Technologies Decision Process (AHTDP).

This report examines the potential role of low dose computed tomography (LDCT) in screening for lung cancer in adults aged 50 years or older in Alberta.

Section Authors:

  • Section One – Social and System Demographics Analysis: Bing Guo, Dagmara Chojecki
  • Section Two – Technology Effects and Effectiveness: Ken Bond, Dagmara Chojecki
  • Section Three – Economic Analysis: Charles Yan, Anderson Chuck
  • Information Specialist: Dagmara Chojecki

Publication Type: Health Technology Assessments /
Systematic Reviews

Year of Publication: 2014

Topics: Cancer, Health Economics / Healthcare Costs, Screening

Authors: IHE Institute of Health Economics

ISBN (online): 978-1-926929-53-8