LSU Lung Cancer Research Study

Diptasri Mandal, PhD:
Principal Investigator
(504) 568-6156
dmanda@lsuhsc.edu    

Angelle Bencaz, MSPH

Co-Investigator
(504) 568-2216
abenca@lsuhsc.edu

 

Jessica Chambliss, MS, CRC:

Co-Investigator

(504) 568-7027
jcham5@lsuhsc.edu

 


Toll-Free: 1-888-720-7757

LungCaStudy@lsuhsc.edu    

 

 

LSU Lung Cancer Homepage

Click on any of the following lung cancer screening tools and materials: 

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Interactive Tools & Quizzes

  1. Low-Dose CT Lung Screening Risk Assessment (Martin Health System)

  2. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment Tool: Does Lung Cancer Screening Make Sense for Me? (American Association for Thoracic Surgery)

  3. Lung Cancer Screening Decision Tool (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)

  4. Lung Cancer Screening Eligibility Quiz (American Lung Association's "Saved By the Scan")​​

  5. Lung Cancer Screening Quiz (Kennedy Cancer Center)

 

Worksheets

  1. I am at high risk for lung cancer: Now what? (American Lung Association) (worksheet handout)

  2. Lung Cancer Screening Program Risk Assessment Tool (LungCancerInitiativeNC.org) (worksheet handout) 

  3. Lung Cancer Screening Program Risk Assessment Tool (Lung Cancer Initiative) (worksheet)

  4. Patient-Friendly Insurance Chart: Is lung cancer screening covered under your insurance? (American Lung Association) (interactive chart)

  5. Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Comprehensive Genomic Profiling (Don’t Guess Test) (worksheet guide)

  6. Questions to Ask Your Insurance Company About Coverage for Lung Cancer Screening (American Lung Association) (worksheet guide)

 

Fact Sheets & Handouts

  1. Computed Tomography (CT) - Chest (RadiologyInfo.org) (handout)

  2. Helping You Decide About Lung Cancer Screening (fact sheet)

  3. Is Lung Cancer Screening Right for Me? (American Lung Association) (handout)

  4. Is Lung Cancer Screening Right for Me? A Decision Aid for People Considering Lung Cancer with Low-Dose Computed Tomography (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) (handout)

  5. Is Lung Cancer Screening Right for Me? A Decision-making Tool for You and Your Health Care Professional (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) (handout)

  6. Lung Cancer CT Screening: Is It Right For Me? (American Lung Association) (handout)

  7. Lung Cancer Screening: A Clinician Checklist (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) (interactive handout

  8. Lung Cancer Screening: Coverage in Health Insurance Plans (American Lung Association) (chart handout)

  9. Medicare Coverage for Lung Cancer Screening: Frequently Asked Questions (American Lung Association) (handout)

  10. Patient and Physician Guide: National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) (cancer.gov) (handout)

  11. "Should I be Screened for Lung Cancer" (City of Hope) (infographic handout)

  12. Should You Be Screened for Lung Cancer? (Free to Breathe) (infographic handout)

  13. Talking With Your Patients About Screening for Lung Cancer (U.S. Preventive Services Task Force) (handout)

  14. Understanding Lung Cancer Risk and Screening (Lung Cancer Alliance) (brochure)

  15. Understanding Task Force Recommendations: Screening for Lung Cancer (U.S. Preventive Services Task Force) (Consumer Report, handout)

  16. What to Look for in a Lung Cancer Screening Facility (American Lung Association) (handouts)

 

Booklets

  1. Decision Aid for Lung Cancer Screening with Computerized Tomography (American Thoracic Society) (Patient Education, booklet)

  2. Lung Cancer Screening: NCCN Guidelines for Patients (National Comprehensive Cancer Network) (booklet)

  3. Lung Cancer Screening Programs (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC) (Programs & Policies for Cancer Prevention, booklet)

 

Websites & Web Pages

  1. Don'tGuessTestLungCancer.com (website)

  2. Lung Cancer Screening (RadiologyInfo.org) (web page)

  3. Lung Cancer Screening and Early Detection (Lung Force) (web page)

  4. Lung Cancer Screening Tools (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) (web page)

  5. Patient Information: Lung Cancer Prevention and Screening, Beyond the Basics (UpToDate) (web page)

  6. Saved By The Scan (American Lung Association) (web page)

  7. Should I Be Screened for Lung Cancer (Lung Cancer Alliance) (web page)

  8. ShouldIScreen.com (website)

  9. What Do I Need to Know about Lung Cancer Screening? (American Lung Association) (web page)

  10. Why Lung Cancer Screening Isn't for Never Smokers (American Lung Association) (web page blog)

 

Video Library

  1. Behind the Science: Lung Cancer Screening (American Cancer Society) (YouTube)

  2. "CT Screening of People at Very High Risk for Lung Cancer" (Dr. Peter B. Bach, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)

  3. Lung Cancer Screening (Dr. Ella A. Kazerooni, MD, MS & Dr. Douglas S. Arenberg, MD, UM Health System) (YouTube)

  4. Understanding Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines (Free to Breathe) (YouTube)

  5. What is Lung Cancer Screening? (Legacy Health) (YouTube)

 

Screening Centers

  1. Lung Cancer Screening Centers in Louisiana (provided by Lung Cancer Alliance's "Screening Centers of Excellence") (web page)

  2. Lung Cancer Screening Centers Nationally (provided by Lung Cancer Alliance's "Screening Centers of Excellenence") (web page)

 

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