Accuracy of CT in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a systematic literature review.

@article{Eng2004AccuracyOC,
  title={Accuracy of CT in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a systematic literature review.},
  author={John Eng and Jerry A. Krishnan and Jodi B Segal and Dennis Thomas Bolger and Leonardo Tamariz and Michael B. Streiff and Mollie Jenckes and Eric B. Bass},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2004},
  volume={183 6},
  pages={
          1819-27
        }
}
OBJECTIVE We sought to summarize systematically the published evidence describing the accuracy of contrast-enhanced helical CT for diagnosing pulmonary embolism. MATERIALS AND METHODS We selected all systematic reviews published before December 2003 that evaluated the accuracy of CT angiography for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism. We also selected all prospective studies from the same time period in the primary literature in which all subjects underwent both CT and conventional… CONTINUE READING

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