TABLE 7

Compliance in the 3 Regions (Japan, EANM, and North America) That Have Established Pediatric Guidelines

Respective percentage compliance with…
JSNM guidelinesEANM guidelinesSNMMI guidelines
Procedure100%20%100%20%100%20%
99mTc bone scan
 5-y-old 20-kg boy60.0%64.0%43.2%70.3%46.7%93.3%
 10-y-old 30-kg girl56.0%64.0%36.8%68.4%46.7%93.3%
99mTc renogram
 5-y-old 20-kg boy54.8%80.6%39.5%81.4%50.0%50.0%
 10-y-old 30-kg girl61.3%77.4%40.5%57.1%30.0%50.0%
99mTc-DMSA renal scan
 5-y-old 20-kg boy64.4%75.6%18.4%39.5%71.4%71.4%
 10-y-old 30-kg girl57.8%71.1%24.3%35.1%71.4%85.7%
18F-FDG torso PET scan
 5-y-old 20-kg boy39.5%76.3%30.3%51.5%58.8%82.4%
 10-y-old 30-kg girl39.5%71.1%27.3%57.6%47.1%70.6%