Why do physicians order laboratory tests? A study of laboratory test request and use patterns

JAMA. 1980 May 23-30;243(20):2080-2.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques* / methods
  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques* / trends
  • Disease
  • Humans
  • Laboratories / statistics & numerical data*
  • Mass Screening
  • Monitoring, Physiologic
  • Prognosis
  • Therapeutics
  • United States