ACR Statement on Safe Resumption of Routine Radiology Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Publication date: Available online 6 May 2020Source: Journal of the American College of RadiologyAuthor(s): Matthew S. Davenport, Michael A. Bruno, Ramesh S. Iyer, Amirh M. Johnson, Ramses Herrera, Gregory N. Nicola, Daniel Ortiz, Ivan Pedrosa, Bruno Policeni, Michael P. Recht, Marc Willis, Margarita L. Zuley, Stefanie Weinstein
Source: Journal of the American College of Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research

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