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Screening for lung cancer

Screening for lung cancer - Thirty medical experts including two from the Côte d’Azur have shown their support of using CT scans for smokers and ex-smokers in detecting lung cancer. Prof. Marquette and Dr. Castelnau are in favour of a CT scan after its benefits were revealed in a European study which evaluated its effectiveness. According to the study a CT scan can reduce lung cancer mortality by 25% in men and 40 to 60% in women.

 

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Evening News Update Friday 14 December

The Paris prosecutor's office has said that a fourth victim has died following the gun attack on the Christmas market in Strasbourg. ... Evening News Update Friday 14 December Read More

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Gunman shot dead-French police have shot dead the gunman who launched a deadly shooting and stabbing rampage in Strasbourg on Tuesday night. 29 year... French and Local News.Friday.14.12.2018 Read More

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Evening News Update Thursday 13 November

Police in Strasbourg have carried out a security operation this afternoon in the district of Neudorf as they continue their hunt for the gunman... Evening News Update Thursday 13 November Read More

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French and Riviera News Thursday 13th December 2018

France has been put on a maximum level of alert as police continue to search for the gunman who opened fire at a Christmas market in Strasbourg on Tue... French and Riviera News Thursday 13th December 2018 Read More

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Evening News Update Wednesday 12 December

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