Lung cancer is an example of low screening efficiency.
Radiologists are cheering a recent study unequivocally demonstrating that CT screening for lung cancer saves lives.
Fortunately, the solution to this dilemma may actually be simpler to resolve than it may first appear.
However, doing so may require changing our notions about what health insurance is.
Everyone, no matter how irresponsible their personal behavior, pays the same premium.
An alcoholic, overweight smoker pays the same rate, gets the same coverage, and has the same policy limits as everyone else in the company, or on Medicare.