The Pros and Cons of Structured Reports
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Purpose of Review
Structured radiology reporting has emerged as a necessary tool to achieve value-based medicine and to improve teaching of radiology residents. The pros and cons of structured reporting are compared to shed more light on its uses and aid in its further utilization.
Structured reporting is a promising tool that when used in conjunction with artificial intelligence will help boost research, and facilitate extraction of data and integration of decision support tools.
This article will provide a review of the pros and cons of structured reporting.
KeywordsStructured reports Pros Cons Radiology reports Standardized reports
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Conflict of interest
Reham Haroun, Maysoon Al-Hihi, and Hani Abujudeh declare no potential conflicts of interest.
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