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Increased trend of unnecessary use of radiological diagnostic modalities in Pakistan: radiologists perspective.

07:00 EST 22nd November 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Increased trend of unnecessary use of radiological diagnostic modalities in Pakistan: radiologists perspective."

Over the past few years, a significant overuse of radiological investigations influenced the quality and cost of healthcare of the country as it may lead to non-compliance of the patient due to non-affordability and also may harm the patient in terms of radiation hazards. Pakistan, being a low-income, resource-constraint country, is facing financial impact on families as well as health system due to multiple reasons.

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Name: International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care
ISSN: 1464-3677
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