Attitudes of Family Physicians, Specialists and Radiologists about the Use of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Ontario.

@article{You2009AttitudesOF,
  title={Attitudes of Family Physicians, Specialists and Radiologists about the Use of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Ontario.},
  author={John J. You and Wendy S Levinson and Andreas Laupacis},
  journal={Healthcare policy = Politiques de sante},
  year={2009},
  volume={5 1},
  pages={54-65}
}
BACKGROUND Despite efforts to reduce wait times for computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in Ontario, little is known about physicians' attitudes regarding contemporary patterns of CT and MRI scan use in this province. METHODS We interviewed 19 Ontario family physicians, specialists and radiologists from diverse settings between November 2006 and April 2007. Our detailed written notes were independently reviewed to identify major recurring themes. RESULTS MAJOR… CONTINUE READING

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