Saskatchewan's 22-month wait for an MRI is "almost criminal" says radiologists' association

Ebman, Amy Jo
March 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/2/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 5, p776
Academic Journal
Reports on the criticism received by Saskatchewan for having the longest waiting time for a diagnostic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Comments from Doctor Normand Laberge, chief executive of the Canadian Association of Radiologist; Remarks from Saskatchewan Minister of Health John Nilson on the issue; Number of people waiting for an MRI in Saskatchewan; Suggestion to make more efficient use of Saskatchewan's existing MRI.


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