Lung Cancer Clinical Trial
Lung Cancer Risk and Early Detection in Firefighters
This study will evaluate whether LDCT findings differ between firefighters and non-fighters, the relationship between occupational exposures and LDCT findings, and whether a proteomics assay can further risk-stratify screen-detected nodules among a study population of 560 current and retired firefighters and 1,120 matched controls.
40-80 years of age or with 10 years of firefighting experience
Current or retired firefighters in the Boston/Greater Boston area
No personal history of lung cancer
Willing and able to receive LDCT screening at MGH or who have been screened via LDCT within the past year at MGH or another institution, and are willing to release their images to the study
Any active cancer (undergoing treatment or diagnosed within the past 5 years)
Check Your Eligibility
Let’s see if you might be eligible for this study.
What is your age and gender ?
There is 1 Location for this study
How clear is this clinincal trial information?
Introducing, the Journey Bar
Use this bar to access information about the steps in your cancer journey.