First do no harm in responding to incidental imaging findings

Ian A Scott*, John Slavotinek, Paul P Glasziou

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

41 Downloads (Pure)


You order a computed tomography pulmonary angiogram (CTPA) for a patient with suspected pulmonary thromboembolism. The radiology report states that no pulmonary thromboembolism is seen but notes an unrelated lung nodule. What should you do with this incidental finding, or “incidentaloma”?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-9
Number of pages3
JournalThe Medical journal of Australia
Issue number1
Early online date27 Nov 2023
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jan 2024


Dive into the research topics of 'First do no harm in responding to incidental imaging findings'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this