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The guide for clinicians concerned about the appropriate use of technology. Contains new chapters on diagnostic reasoning, thyroid function tests, and glycemia tests. Each chapter concludes with summary recommendations on what is cost effective and good medical practice, and on what is not useful when ordering tests. Recommendations are based on critical review of published studies.
Common Diagnostic Tests: Use and Interpretation.. Ann Intern Med. ;114:821. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-114-9-821_8
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;114(9):821.
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