Abstract S23

GP patientsHospital patients
Abnormal CXR report suspicious of lung cancer faxed to LCN229224
Patient died quickly before action could be taken by LCN121
Radiologist suggested follow up CXR by requesting clinician52125
Radiologist suggested urgent action or referral to chest clinic17693
Urgent action was taken by the GP or other clinician as suggested in the radiology report14947
“Missed cases” requiring action by LCN (no action by the clinician who requested CXR)2746
Of these missed cases, requiring action; number with eventual diagnosis of lung cancer912