Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not perform plain radiographs of the spine either to make or to exclude the diagnosis of spinal metastases or metastatic spinal cord compression (MSCC).

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not perform plain radiographs of the spine either to make or to exclude the diagnosis of spinal metastases or metastatic spinal cord compression (MSCC).
Interventions:
plain radiographs

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Metastatic spinal cord compression (CG75)
Published date:
November 2008
Paragraph number:
1.4.1.5
Page number:
15

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