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Radiologists need to prepare for screening asymptomatic patients.
Patients Accept False-Positives in CT Colonography
False-positive results from CT colonography screening are considered an acceptable part of cancer detection for both patients and health care providers.
Which Phase Produces Interpretation Errors in CT Colonography?
Experienced and inexperienced radiologists had similar eye tracking, so errors may be occurring during other phases of the study.
CT Colonography Algorithm Helps Radiologists Recognize Polyps
Using an algorithm with CT colonography allows radiologists to recognize previously identified polyps.
A Call for CT Colonography Reimbursement
CT colonography can detect precursors to cancer, saving lives and money, yet it is not yet fully endorsed or reimbursed. Judy Yee, MD, explains.
Noncathartic CT Colonography Detects Adenomas
CT colonographies that do not require bowel cleansing are almost as effective as traditional colonoscopies and may increase patient compliance for screening.
Virtual Colonoscopy Screening Can Be Later for Women
Experts may consider new guidelines for virtual colonoscopy, or CT colonography, screening after study shows women can be screened later than men.
CT Colonography: Navigating the Path to Reimbursement
VIDEO: Reimbursement for CT colonography has been a complicated path, but radiologists shouldn’t wait to pursue local coverage and set up a screening program, said Perry Pickhardt, MD.
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