Diagnostic Imaging

November 2019

Compliance

A 2018 meta analysis1 evaluating appropriateness of imaging confirmed previous findings that primary contact clinicians (e.g., general medical providers, physiotherapists and chiropractors) frequently overuse imaging in the management of low back pain and do not follow best evidence recommendations.

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A literature synthesis of Diagnostic Imaging — an academically rigorous analysis of all the available scientific literature using internationally accepted tools to rate each article according to specific criteria indicating only what we can conclude with supportable, scientific evidence.