Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Percent surviving IF patients notified of finding by anatomic location Pre- and post-IF protocol

From: Improving patient notification of solid abdominal viscera incidental findings with a standardized protocol

IF location Pre- IF protocol Post- IF protocol P value
(N =  124) (N =  84)
N (%)* N (%)*
All 22/124 (17.7) 27/84 (32.4) 0.02
Renal 6 /74 (8.1) 15/50 (30) 0.001
Hepatic 10/51 (19.7) 9/34 (26.5) 0.45
Adrenal 9/20 (45) 6/10 (60) 0.70
Pancreas 2/6 (33) 4/4 (100) 0.07
Ovarian 0/2 (0) 1/1 (100) 0.33
  1. *% of patients with given.