Dr. Henschke shares how often women need to be screened to determine if they have lung cancer.
Well, those answers, there’s still much research that’s needed. We don’t know those answers. We know that for very high-risk people, people with high risk of lung cancer, they should probably get an annual CT scan, based on our research results to date.
About Dr. Henschke, M.D., Ph.D.:
Dr. Claudia Ingrid Henschke, M.D., Ph.D., M.S., is an Attending Radiologist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Professor of Radiology in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical School. She is a clinical expert in percutaneous fine needle lung biopsies and thoracic radiology and board certified in Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Henschke received her master’s degree from Southern Methodist University, her Ph.D. from the University of Georgia, and medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine.