Diagnostic Yield of Outpatient Pediatric Echocardiograms: Impact of Indications and Specialty

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Multiple reports have shown that echocardiograms are neither cost-effective nor of high diagnostic yield for a number of indications. This study sought to evaluate the impact of indications and provider type on the diagnostic yield of first-time outpatient pediatric echocardiograms. All initial echocardiograms interpreted at our institution from February… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00246-016-1497-1

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