REEVES, Pauline (2004). Visions of normality? Early experiences of radiographic reporting. Radiography, 10 (3), 213-216.Full text not available from this repository.
Abstract This article reflects on my early [student] experiences in learning to undertake radiographic reporting and uses critical incidents to highlight two areas of error during this period. These errors include perceptual (optical illusions and, in particular, the Mach band effect) and lack of subject specific knowledge (specifically anatomical knowledge—especially of normal anatomical variants). These two errors are analysed in the wider context of radiological error and the difficulty in reaching consensus even between experienced reporters. Author Keywords: Radiographic reporting; Mach band effect; Optical illusion; Pattern recognition; Radiological error; Anatomical variants
|Research Institute, Centre or Group:||Centre for Health and Social Care Research|
|Depositing User:||Pauline Reeves|
|Date Deposited:||12 Aug 2011 12:02|
|Last Modified:||12 Aug 2011 12:02|
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