Effects of a medical expert system on differential diagnosis of renal masses

A prospective study

Phei Lang Chang, Yu Chuan Li, Shih Tsong Huang, Ta Min Wang, Ming Li Hsieh

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

6 引文 (Scopus)

摘要

A medical expert system, RMDS, was used to prospectively evaluate patients undergoing nephrectomy for suspected renal masses. The effects of a medical expert system on differential diagnosis of renal masses were investigated. After RMDS consultation, three chief residents and one junior attending physician changed their preoperative diagnosis and significantly increased their diagnostic accuracy. The results indicate that the medical expert system may have an useful role in preoperative diagnosis of renal masses.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)43-48
頁數6
期刊Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics
20
發行號1
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 一月 1996

指紋

Expert Systems
Expert systems
Differential Diagnosis
Prospective Studies
Kidney
Hospital Medical Staffs
Nephrectomy
Referral and Consultation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Effects of a medical expert system on differential diagnosis of renal masses : A prospective study. / Chang, Phei Lang; Li, Yu Chuan; Huang, Shih Tsong; Wang, Ta Min; Hsieh, Ming Li.

於: Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, 卷 20, 編號 1, 01.1996, p. 43-48.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Chang, Phei Lang ; Li, Yu Chuan ; Huang, Shih Tsong ; Wang, Ta Min ; Hsieh, Ming Li. / Effects of a medical expert system on differential diagnosis of renal masses : A prospective study. 於: Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics. 1996 ; 卷 20, 編號 1. 頁 43-48.
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