Study to test a new way of talking with patients about low-back pain imaging

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 19, 2019) – Joshua Fenton, a UC Davis professor of family and community medicine, has received a $1.4 million, four-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to test an approach to helping low-back pain patients understand when they do not need imaging tests that increase radiation exposure and provide no clinical benefit.
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