Published in Managed Care Business Week, June 20th, 2006
Study 1: Cervical screening using an abbreviated Reed Colposcopic Index results in reduced sensitivity.
Researchers at The Medical College of Georgia stated, "The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of an abbreviated Reid Colposcopic Index (RCI) to detect cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) 2 and CIN 3 during the National Cancer Institute (NCI) ASCUS LSIL Triage Study (ALTS).
"Colposcopists from 4 ALTS clinical centers indicated an RCI score after colposcopically examining subjects," D.G. Ferris and colleagues...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Managed Care Business Week
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.