The ACR Lung Cancer Screening Registry (LCSR) helps clinicians monitor and demonstrate the quality of CT lung cancer screenings in their practice through periodic feedback reports that include peer and registry benchmarks. Because screening is performed on an asymptomatic population, there is an added responsibility for the medical community to ensure that risks and benefits are adequately measured and monitored. Contributing data to the LCSR not only helps clinicians improve their own quality of care, it also helps improve and refine lung cancer screening care for everyone at the national level.
Nearly 2,000 facilities have contributed data to the LCSR, creating a rich dataset to benchmark performance by
facility type (e.g. Community, Academic),
location (e.g. Metropolitan, Suburban, Rural), and