Utilization of diagnostic studies in the pretreatment evaluation of invasive cervical cancer in the United States: Results of intergroup protocol ACRIN 6651/GOG 183 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Tests, Routine
  • Neoplasm Invasiveness
  • Oncology Service, Hospital
  • Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms

abstract

  • There is a large discrepancy between the diagnostic tests recommended by FIGO and the actual tests used for cervical cancer staging, suggesting a need to reassess the relevance of the FIGO guidelines to current clinical practice in the United States.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2004.00.5397

PubMed ID

  • 16234512

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 7454

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 23

number

  • 30