Clin Radiol 2022 Jun 11;77(6):443-450. Epub 2022 Apr 11.
Pulmonary and Respiratory Failure Department, First ICU, Evaggelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece; National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece. Electronic address:
Aim: To quantify the overall diagnostic accuracy of the Mayo model in predicting the probability of malignancy of solitary pulmonary nodules (SPNs) by carrying out a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Materials And Methods: PubMed, Scopus, and references of relevant articles were searched systematically from inception up to 21 September 2021, to identify observational cohort studies, which reported on the diagnostic accuracy of the Mayo model in predicting the probability of malignancy in SPNs. The primary outcome was the pooled area under the receiver operating characteristic (ROC) curve (AUC). Read More