Ownership Spurs Unnecessary MRI Tests

submitted by: admin on 09/30/2013

A study published in September of 2013 in the journal, Radiology, looked at the number of knee MRIs that were ordered by MDs with ownership in the MRI facility and those that did not, and found that about 33% more were ordered by those with ownership. 

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Ownership Spurs Unnecessary MRI Tests

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