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Halting the growth in diagnostic testing

Warwick Carter
Med J Aust 2003; 178 (1): 45.
Published online: 6 January 2003

To the Editor: In their editorial,1 Hammett and Harris have overlooked one of the most important contributory factors to the increased use of diagnostic tests by community-based practitioners (ie, GPs) — patient demand.

  • Warwick Carter


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