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Patient Expectations of full-body CT Screening

American Journal of Roentgenol, 188(3), W297- 304, March 2007

Photo Needed Diana S. Glendinning, Ph.D.
Department of Physical Therapy
John J Mitchell, Ph.D.
School of Health and Medical Sciences
Genevieve P Zipp, P.T., Ed.D.
Department of Interprofessional Health Sciences and Health Administration
C.T. Kolber



Despite limited scientific evidence about its risks and benefits, full-body CT screening is available to self-referred individuals. The purpose of this study was to develop a scientific knowledge base about patient expectations of the procedure and to determine whether characteristics of patients influence their expectations of its health benefits.

 
 

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