Factors Associated With Radiologists Adherence to Fleischner Society Guidelines for Management of Pulmonary Nodules
Journal of the American College of Radiology, 07/03/2012
Lacson R et al. – Pulmonary nodules are prevalent findings on chest and abdominal CT scans. Although most radiologists recommend follow–up imaging for these findings, recommendations for pulmonary nodules were consistent with the FSG in 34% of radiology reports. Nodule size demonstrated an association with guideline adherence, after adjusting for key variables.