Rivera highlights UNC Lung Cancer Screening Clinic in new podcast

The latest Department of Medicine Chair's Corner episode features a conversation between Ron Falk, MD, and Patricia Rivera, MD, professor of medicine in the division of pulmonary diseases and critical care medicine, and director of the UNC Lung Cancer Screening Clinic.

Rivera highlights UNC Lung Cancer Screening Clinic in new podcast click to enlarge Patricia Rivera, MD
"There’s a great deal of education that goes on in the clinic, and discussion, and true shared decision-making."
 
-Dr. Patricia Rivera

Topics include:

  • About the UNC Lung Cancer Screening Clinic
  • Who should get screened
  • Finding nodules & the risks of CT scans
  • Why people who are good candidates for screening do not get screened
  • What providers should know about the clinic

Listen to the podcast on the Department of Medicine web site.