Vascular Claudication–Assessment for Revascularization
Variant 1: Vascular claudication–assessment for revascularization.
|Procedure||Appropriateness Category||SOE||Adult RRL||Peds RRL||Rating||Median||Final Tabulations|
|MRA lower extremity without and with IV contrast||Usually appropriate||O 0 mSv||O 0 mSv [ped]||8||n/a||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|CTA lower extremity with IV contrast||Usually appropriate||☢☢☢ 1-10 mSv||☢☢☢☢ 3-10 mSv [ped]||8||n/a||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|US duplex Doppler lower extremity||Usually appropriate||O 0 mSv||O 0 mSv [ped]||7||n/a||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Arteriography lower extremity||Usually appropriate||☢☢ 0.1-1mSv||☢☢☢ 0.3-3 mSv [ped]||7||n/a||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|MRA lower extremity without IV contrast||May be appropriate||O 0 mSv||O 0 mSv [ped]||5||n/a||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
Please refer to the supporting documentation for a more complete discussion of the concepts and their definitions below.
A histogram of the number of panel members who rated the recommendation as noted in the column heading (ie, 1, 2, 3, …etc.)
The variation of the individual ratings from the median rating indicates panel disagreement on the final recommendation.
Lists the references associated with the recommendation
Study Quality (1, 2, 3, 4, Good M or Inadequate M) of the references listed.
Information on the Relative Radiation Level (RRL) designations can be found here.