double reading

The interpretation of any form of visual images—e.g., from pathology, cytology, surgical pathology or radiology (CT, MRI), or mammography—by either a second ‘pair of eyes’—i.e., pathologist or radiologist—or by the same physician at a different diagnostic session

double reading

The interpretation of any form of visual images–eg, from pathology–cytology, surgical pathology or radiology–CT, MRI, mammography by either a second 'pair of eyes'–ie pathologist or radiologist, or by the same physician at a different diagnostic session

double reading

Evaluation of the results of an examination, especially a mammogram, by two individuals.
See: mammography
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2,7] The methods employed, however, seem to have been sound; as illustrated, for example, by the employment of double reading and collection of data for key performance indicators.
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Eric Lindstrom's Romantic Fiat: Demystification and Enchantment in Lyric Poetry turns on this double reading of "let (there) be" constructions in Romantic-era writing, thus complicating the conventional understanding of Romantic creativity as a secularized version of divine fiat.
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The study compared traditional double reading with single reading plus CAD.
Our results suggest that single reading with CAD is an alternative to double reading," the investigators wrote.
The researchers note that double reading is standard practice in many European countries but is not widely used in the U.
With regard to the NHSBSP, a study involving 10,267 mammograms was performed to compare the performance of a single reader with CAD versus double reading [27].
Dr Sue Astley of Manchester University, who also worked on the study, said: "This new prospective trial will involve 30,000 women in three major screening centres, most of whom will have single reading with CAD in addition to their routine double reading.
According to the peer-reviewed, published literature, the improvement in breast cancer detection rates with CAD is equal to or better than the improvement obtained with double reading, requiring fewer resources.