How to use a gestalt interpretation for ventilation-perfusion lung scintigraphy

Petronella J Hagen, Ieneke J C Hartmann, Otto S Hoekstra, Marcel P M Stokkel, Gerrit J J Teule, Martin H Prins
2002 Journal of Nuclear Medicine  
A gestalt interpretation is a useful classification scheme with good-to-excellent intra- and interobserver variability. However, the interpretation and the consequences of this result are dependent on the observer. Unexpectedly, the addition of information on ventilation scintigraphy and clinical information did not affect the overall assessment.
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