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Lilliard, Amy
April 2009
Imaging Economics;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p30
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The article discusses considerations on issues involving the practice of neurology and radiology with respect to utilization of imaging systems in medicine such as computed tomography. It highlights on the concept of self-referral which many considered it as source of rapid growth of medical imaging, while many also considered it as unethical. Opinions of experts from both fields of medicine are cited, advancing their claims on which profession should best integrate imaging systems in medicine.


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