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Table 3 Results of single evaluation with regard to detectability of diagnostically relevant findings of all observers presented in patient BMI intervals. The numbers in the parenthesis correspond to the number of patients in each BMI interval

From: Reduced acquisition times in whole body bone scintigraphy using a noise-reducing Pixon®-algorithm—a qualitative evaluation study

  <20 (1) 20–25 (8) 25–30 (9) >30 (2)
Standard images     
 Poor 0 % 4 % 0 % 0 %
 Sufficient 0 % 21 % 15 % 50 %
 Good 100 % 75 % 85 % 50 %
Processed half-time images     
 Poor 0 % 8 % 4 % 17 %
 Sufficient 67 % 67 % 54 % 83 %
 Good 33 % 25 % 42 % 0 %