Accuracy of diagnosis of subtle chest disease and subtle fractures with a teleradiology system.

@article{Larson1998AccuracyOD,
  title={Accuracy of diagnosis of subtle chest disease and subtle fractures with a teleradiology system.},
  author={Alan Larson and David A. Lynch and Bernard E. Zeligman and Charles Harlow and C Vanoni and Georg Thieme and Ray Kilcoyne},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1998},
  volume={170 1},
  pages={19-22}
}
OBJECTIVE This study compared conventional thoracic and skeletal radiographs with 12-bit digitized images of the same radiographs in terms of subjective image quality and accuracy of diagnosis of subtle disease. MATERIALS AND METHODS Thirty-six chest radiographs with normal findings, 48 chest radiographs with abnormal findings, 29 skeletal radiographs with normal findings, and 26 skeletal radiographs with abnormal findings were included in this study. The images were chosen for the subtlety… CONTINUE READING