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Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Five Ways to Reduce Emergency Care Costs — Physician’s First Watch

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February 18, 2014

Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Five Ways to Reduce Emergency Care Costs

By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors

Experts derived a top-five list of frequently ordered, expensive clinical actions that have little or no benefit and should be avoided. Not surprisingly, four of the five items pertain to imaging without clinical indication. The list appears in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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Dan Dragalin, MD Physician, Pediatrics/Adolescent Medicine, Mendham, NJ

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