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Emerg Med J 29:19-23 doi:10.1136/emj.2010.101584
  • Original article

Lung ultrasound is an accurate diagnostic tool for the diagnosis of pneumonia in the emergency department

Table 4

Results of thoracic CXR and ultrasound compared with CT

CT + (26/30) CT − (4/30) Total
CXR + 18 1 19
CXR − 8 3 11
Lung ultrasound + 25 1 26
Lung ultrasound − 1 3 4
Total 26 4 30
  • CXR, chest x-ray.

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