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What The Study Did: This randomized trial examined the effect of an electronic health record–linked clinical decision support tool on the use of diagnostic imaging among children and adolescents with suspected appendicitis.
Authors: Anupam B. Kharbanda, M.D., M.Sc., of Children’s Minnesota in Minneapolis, is the corresponding author.
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