TABLE 3Source of studies by journal category

ReviewNumber of studies from the six FDG PET reviews per journal category
Cancer journalsClinical journalsColorectal journalsGastrointestinal journalsGeneral medical journalsImaging journalsSurgical journalsTotal number of studies
Bipat 200410222313302687
Bipat 2005110220030943
Halligan 2005120205924242
Huebner 20001300100124
Purkayastha 200714006010310
Wiering 2005152520171330
Total number of studies411346149255216

From: Appendix 4, FDG PET/CT as an add-on imaging test versus routinely used imaging modalities for pre-operative staging in patients with primary, recurrent or metastatic colorectal cancer: a handsearch study

Cover of The Value of FDG Positron Emission Tomography/Computerised Tomography (PET/CT) in Pre-Operative Staging of Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Economic Evaluation
The Value of FDG Positron Emission Tomography/Computerised Tomography (PET/CT) in Pre-Operative Staging of Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review and Economic Evaluation.
Health Technology Assessment, No. 15.35.
Brush J, Boyd K, Chappell F, et al.
Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; 2011 Sep.
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