ERIC Number: EJ504325
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Program Quality and Program Effectiveness: A Review of Evaluations of Programs to Reduce Excessive Medical Diagnostic Testing.
Posavac, Emil J.
Evaluation and Program Planning, v18 n1 p1-11 Jan-Mar 1995
A review of 61 interventions to reduce the rate of medical diagnostic testing reveals that many approaches were successful; the mean reduction observed was 22%. Interventions based on analysis of needs and concerns about negative side effects tended to be more effective. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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