TABLE 2

Impact of PET on Clinical Management

Changen%
Intermodality2236.7
    From surgery to medical treatment711.7
    From surgery to radiation00
    From surgery to no treatment23.3
    From medical treatment to surgery23.3
    From medical treatment to radiation00
    From medical treatment to no treatment23.3
    From radiation to surgery00
    From radiation to medical treatment00
    From radiation to no treatment00
    From no treatment to surgery58.3
    From no treatment to medical treatment23.3
    From no treatment to radiation11.7
    From surgery to radiation and from surgery to medical treatment11.7
Intramodality1118
    Change in surgical approach46.5
    Change in medical approach46.5
    Change in medical and surgical approaches35
    Change in radiation approach00
Combination of management47
    From surgery to radiation and change in medical, surgical, and radiation approaches11.7
    Change in surgical approach and from radiation to medical treatment11.7
    No change and other management changes11.7
    Other management changes and from medical treatment to surgical treatment11.7
None1932
    Other management changes23.3
    Question unanswered23.3
Total60100