Improving Timeliness of Lung Cancer Diagnosis and Staging Investigations Through Implementation of Standardized Triage Pathways

JCO Oncology Practice
13 Jul, 2020 ,

Monica L.L. Mullin conducted a study to assess the efficacy of timely care as timely care for patients with lung cancer is associated with improved clinical outcomes. The researchers concluded that an Standardized Triage Process  significantly improved timeliness of diagnosis and staging for patients with suspected LC undergoing evaluation in a rapid assessment clinic.