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Diagnostic accuracy of low-dose CT compared with abdominal radiography in non-traumatic acute abdominal pain: prospective study and systematic review.

Alshamari, Muhammed; Norrman, Eva; Geijer, Mats LU ; Jansson, Kjell and Geijer, Håkan (2015) In European Radiology
Abstract
Abdominal radiography is frequently used in acute abdominal non-traumatic pain despite the availability of more advanced diagnostic modalities. This study evaluates the diagnostic accuracy of low-dose CT compared with abdominal radiography, at similar radiation dose levels.
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10.1007/s00330-015-3984-9
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  abstract     = {Abdominal radiography is frequently used in acute abdominal non-traumatic pain despite the availability of more advanced diagnostic modalities. This study evaluates the diagnostic accuracy of low-dose CT compared with abdominal radiography, at similar radiation dose levels.},
  author       = {Alshamari, Muhammed and Norrman, Eva and Geijer, Mats and Jansson, Kjell and Geijer, Håkan},
  issn         = {0938-7994},
  language     = {eng},
  month        = {09},
  publisher    = {Springer},
  series       = {European Radiology},
  title        = {Diagnostic accuracy of low-dose CT compared with abdominal radiography in non-traumatic acute abdominal pain: prospective study and systematic review.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00330-015-3984-9},
  year         = {2015},
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