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15 July 2019

FCR Response to Specialist and Consultant Physician Consultation report MBS Review

Clinical radiologists, are consultant specialists who are integral to the care of patients, by reviewing the patient’s presenting clinical problem, deciding how best to use imaging to answer the clinical questions relating to the individual patient, making an accurate diagnosis, assessing the extent of disease, monitoring the response to treatment, and where appropriate, performing imaging-guided treatments. The role of a clinical radiologist is evolving with technological and clinical advances, particularly in the practice of interventional radiology where they treat complex medical conditions e.g. treating stroke and embolisation.

 

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