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Self-employed urologists order more imaging

A patient may be twice as likely to undergo an x-ray, ultrasound or other diagnostic imaging test after seeing a self-employed urologist as opposed to an employed urologist on salary, suggests a new study.

While other factors may be at play, the finding builds on growing evidence for the role of financial incentives in… Self-employed urologists order more imaging   

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