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Past and future of radiologic error
Author(s): Paul J. Friedman
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Paper Abstract

Although radiographs are extremely important in clinical medicine, their interpretation is susceptible to significant error: mistakes in detection and interpretation result in a false negative rate of 30-40%. This figure has not changed with nearly two generations of research.

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Date Published: 24 May 1999
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 3663, Medical Imaging 1999: Image Perception and Performance, (24 May 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349662
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Paul J. Friedman, Univ. of California/San Diego Medical Ctr. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3663:
Medical Imaging 1999: Image Perception and Performance
Elizabeth A. Krupinski, Editor(s)

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