ONCOLOGY IQ

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Correct answer: D

Rationale: Screening trials are used to evaluate technques for the early detection of cancer in otherwise healthy individuals or a population.
Reference: Newton, S., Hickey, M., & Brant, J. (2017). Mosby’s oncology nursing advisor: A comprehensive guide to clinical practice (2nd ed.). Elsevier Mosby, p. 273.