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Lead time bias
Lead time bias is a bias that may be encountered in radiology literature on imaging detection of disease. Lead time is the time between detection of a disease with imaging and its usual clinical presentation. An imaging technique or modality may claim to lengthen survival time by earlier detect...
Cognitive bias in diagnostic radiology
Cognitive biases have a complex and significant impact on the perception of examinations within diagnostic radiology, with the clear and present danger of diagnostic errors. The following are some of the more common cognitive biases that can affect day-to-day decision making 1. Anchoring bias ...