Photo courtesy of CHI Memorial.

Picture courtesy of CHI Memorial.
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -
Dr. Rob Headrick,CHI Memorial says, “Big deal; the greatest factor is nobody has ever executed this.”There’s a new weapon within the combat towards lung most cancers.Dr. Rob Headrick says, “We took a CT scan and put it in a cell platform the place it’s self-sufficient, powers itself.”The Nationwide Most cancers Institute says the low dose CT lung most cancers scan has been proven to enhance survival by 20 p.c. It reveals a Three-D picture that’s clearer and extra detailed than common X-rays, permitting medical doctors to diagnose it at it is earliest stage.The signs of lung most cancers embrace: persistent cough, chest ache, voice change, and shortness of breath.Dr. Rob Headrick says, “All the flowery instruments I’ve within the working room, all of the wonderful medication actually do not work until you get to any person early.”And that’s precisely what Dr. Headrick hopes to do with this new Cell Lung CT Coach.Dr. Rob Headrick says, “If the secret is to get to folks sooner, uncover most cancers early, we have got to get out to the general public. We have got to search out the folks in danger and display screen them.”The cell unit will journey all through the Channel Three viewing space, together with North Georgia and Northeast Alabama.Dr. Rob Headrick says, “Our aim is straightforward. In 10 years, I believe we will turn out to be final within the nation.”To study extra concerning the Cell Lung CT Coach, name 423-495-5864 or go to CHI Memorial’s web site.You too can schedule a screening occasion by calling 423-495-2540.

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