Data from MIMS Learning - Monthly Index of Medical Specialities - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 25 April 2017

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MIMS Learning - Monthly Index of Medical Specialities

Expected length

150 minutes


2 credit


Member benefit (0)

After taking this activity, GPs should be better able to:

  • Describe the risks factors for lung cancer
  • Discuss the classification of lung cancer and how this has changed with advances in molecular analysis
  • Outline the current position with regards to screening for lung cancer
  • Recognise a possible case of lung cancer and arrange the appropriate investigation
  • Advise patients about the types of investigation they may be subjected to if lung cancer is diagnosed and the rationale behind each
  • Counsel patients with lung cancer about possible treatment modalities and be aware of those that are currently being developed

Category Value
Expiry date 08-Aug-18
Credit type Credit
Registration with provider required Yes
Certificate available Yes
Author(s) Dr Sanjay Popat and Dr Nadia Yousaf
Multi session No
Intended audience(s) General Practitioner, Specialist
Funded by MIMS- Monthly Index of Medical Specialities

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