Good article in the latest BMJ:
Rahman NM, Davies RJ, Gleeson FV.
Investigating suspected malignant pleural effusion.
BMJ. 2007 Jan 27;334(7586):206-7.
These are the BTS guidelines referred to in the above article:
Maskell NA, Butland RJ; Pleural Diseases Group, Standards of Care Committee, British Thoracic Society.
BTS guidelines for the investigation of a unilateral pleural effusion in adults.
Thorax. 2003 May;58 Suppl 2:ii8-17.
I note that the BMJ appears to have started a series on "Rational Imaging". Good idea.
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