ACR unveils appropriateness criteria update

The American College of Radiology (ACR) has released the latest update to its ACR Appropriateness Criteria.

The new release adds three new topics:

  • Monitoring response to neoadjuvant systemic therapy for breast cancer
  • Penetrating neck injury
  • Thoracic aorta interventional planning and follow-up

Five topics have also been revised:

  • Cranial neuropathy
  • Imaging after total knee arthroplasty
  • Radiologic management of iliac artery occlusive disease
  • Renovascular hypertension
  • Sinonasal disease

With the update, the ACR Appropriateness Criteria now cover 230 topics with more than 1,100 clinical indications, the organization said.

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