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Orthopedic surgeons’ most common reasons for opting not to read radiology reports

July 22, 2021
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Summary/Abstract

Orthopedic surgeon looking at hip image

There’s a common perception in imaging that orthopedic surgeons often skip reading radiology reports and just go straight for the scans. Is this a stereotype, and if not, what are the reasons keeping such subspecialists from digesting rads’ recommendations?