Does the physical examination have a future?

Flegel, Kenneth M.
November 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/02/99, Vol. 161 Issue 9, p1117
Academic Journal
Discusses the advances in medical technology and raises questions as to whether the physical examination will become obsolete because of them. Importance of the physical examination in diagnosing a patient; How exams save money in comparison to diagnostic machines; How technology will enhance the importance of the physical exam.


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