[Diagnostic screening for cancer and coronary heart disease with radiological and nuclear imaging techniques: early diagnosis at any price?].

Abstract

Recently nuclear and radiological imaging techniques such as Glucose-PET, whole body MRI, coronary CT and various laboratory tests are used to screen asymptomatic patients for cancer and coronary heart disease. This review, based on the current relevant publications, including recent Japanese prospective studies, discusses issues arising from this screening… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1251936

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