Table 3

Agreement between EPs and radiologist CT scan interpretation and between EPs and adjudication committee for CAP diagnosis classification level, according to EPs experience

Patients enrolled by
Less-experienced EPsExperienced EPs
Agreement for CAP diagnosis classification level, between EP and radiologist CT scan interpretation k (95% CI)
 Before thoracic CT scan (1)* 0.094 (0.031 to 0.156)0.153 (0.041 to 0.264)
 After thoracic CT scan (2)* 0.589 (0.508 to 0.669)0.390 (0.260 to 0.519)
Agreement for CAP diagnosis classification level, between EP and adjudication committee k (95% CI)
 Before thoracic CT scan (3)* 0.082 (0.033 to 0.131)0.091 (0.004 to 0.177)
 After thoracic CT scan (4)* 0.457 (0.372 to 0.541)0.196 (0.060 to 0.331)
  • *References to figure 1.

  • EP, emergency physician.