Zulfiqar Rana, MD, MPH, FACP

Board Certified in Internal Medicine

NYTimes: Screening: Doctors’ Group Urges Fewer Scans for Lower Back Pain

From The New York Times:

VITAL SIGNS: Screening: Doctors’ Group Urges Fewer Scans for Lower Back Pain

The American College of Physicians says routinely ordering X-rays and CT or M.R.I. scans drives up health care costs and doesn’t help resolve the problem.

http://nyti.ms/ifVCqz

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