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The Society of Thoracic Surgeons is pleased to present the November 2014 issue of STS Advocacy Monthly, an e-newsletter with the latest and most important regulatory and legislative news relevant to cardiothoracic surgery. We hope you find it of interest. If you have comments or suggestions, please e-mail advocacy [at] sts [dot] org.

Highlights include:

1. CMS Agrees to Cover Lung Cancer Screening
2. Mark Your Calendars for STS-PAC Reception, Surgical Global Session at Annual Meeting
3. Candidates Supported by STS-PAC Perform Well in Midterm Elections
4. Congressional Leaders Make Final Push for SGR Repeal in 2014
5. OHRP Publishes Clarification of Common Rule Application