TITLE

Turf War?

AUTHOR(S)
Lilliard, Amy
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Imaging Economics;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
37563681

 

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