Article Abstract

Recent update of image diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in thoracic surgery

Authors: Jin-Shing Chen, Mong-Wei Lin, Ke-Cheng Chen

Abstract

Recently, there have been increasingly more advancements in new image diagnostic and therapeutic modalities for use in
the diagnosis and management of thoracic diseases. The use of low-dose computed tomography screening is increasing,
thus resulting in an increase in the detection rate of early lung cancers.