Magnetic resonance angiography had high specificity but moderate sensitivity for detecting pulmonary emboli

Elliott, Greg
November 2002
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p111
Academic Journal
Discusses research being done on the accuracy of magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) as a diagnostic test for pulmonary embolism. Reference to study by M. Oudkerk and colleagues, published in the May 2002 issue of the journal 'Lancet'; Information on the study population; Description of MRA.


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