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  1. Audit of regional screening guidelines for vestibular schwannoma.

    Article - En anglais

    An audit of 334 patients who underwent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as investigation for a possible diagnosis of vestibular schwannoma was carried out to assess adherence to previously agreed screening guidelines.

    This represents one year's activity.

    A posterior fossa tumour was identified in 12 patients.

    Scan requests were judged to be inappropriate for 28 cases.

    The issues surrounding the screening for acoustic neuroma are discussed.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Neurinome, Nerf auditif, Diagnostic, Recommandation, Analyse coût efficacité, Imagerie RMN, Indication, Audit, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe, Homme, ORL pathologie, Tumeur bénigne, Système nerveux pathologie, Nerf crânien pathologie, Economie santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Neurinoma, Auditory nerve, Diagnosis, Recommendation, Cost efficiency analysis, Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging, Indication, Audit, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe, Human, ENT disease, Benign neoplasm, Nervous system diseases, Cranial nerve disease, Health economy

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 98-0423704

    Code Inist : 002B10D01. Création : 25/01/1999.