Interobserver variability of R.E.N.A.L., PADUA, and centrality index nephrometry score systems Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell
  • Fellowships and Scholarships
  • Internship and Residency
  • Kidney
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Observer Variation
  • Radiology
  • Urology

abstract

  • Clinical experience reduces interobserver variability of existing nephrometry systems though not significantly and less so when using directly measureable anatomic variables. Consistently, only measures of tumor size and distance to intrarenal structures were useful in predicting clinically relevant outcomes.

publication date

  • June 22, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4556097

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00345-014-1376-4

PubMed ID

  • 25149471

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 853

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 33

number

  • 6