Are Physicians–Let’s Face It–Getting Clinically Lazy?

Article talks about physician reliance on technology and increasing disregard for history and physical exam. Examples include going directly to CT for abdominal pain or EKG for presentation of chest pain. Points out that this leads to delay in diagnosis and misuse of technology but also hurts the doctor-patient relationship.

Full article; https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/893553#vp_3

 

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