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Prevalence and outcomes of incidental imaging findings: umbrella review

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Objective

To provide an overview of the evidence on prevalence and outcomes of incidental imaging findings.

Design

Umbrella review of systematic reviews.

Data Sources

Searches of MEDLINE, EMBASE up to August 2017; screening of references in included papers.

Eligibility Criteria

Criteria included systematic reviews and meta-analyses of observational studies that gave a prevalence of incidental abnormalities (“incidentalomas”). An inc...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
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10.1136/bmj.k2387

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
ORCID:
0000-0003-3629-2546
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Journal website
Volume:
361
Pages:
k2387
Publication date:
2018-06-18
Acceptance date:
2018-04-29
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Pubs id:
pubs:859673
URN:
uri:03af1d6b-5daf-4d88-a8c9-08792a02c0cb
UUID:
uuid:03af1d6b-5daf-4d88-a8c9-08792a02c0cb
Local pid:
pubs:859673
Language:
English
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