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Comment & Response
July 2019

Physicians’ Responsibilities in Shared Decision-making for Lung Cancer Screening

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  • 1Department of Internal Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(7):994-995. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.1427

To the Editor We read with great interest the recently published article by Goodwin and colleagues1 regarding an informative evaluation of persons undergoing low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) and its association with shared decision-making (SDM) visits.1 The authors point out that despite a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services mandate regarding SDM visits prior to LDCT screening, there has been a low use of SDM visits.

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