Value-based radiology cannot thrive without reforms and research

Thomas C Kwee*, Derya Yakar, Jan P Pennings, Ömer Kasalak

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KEY POINTS: • A value-based system aims to achieve improved patient-relevant outcomes without increasing costs.• Value-based radiology cannot thrive as long as volume dominates as the most important metric to reward clinical performance.• Reforms and research are needed to enable radiologists to practice value-based healthcare.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4337–4339
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Radiology
Early online date11-Feb-2022
Publication statusPublished - Jul-2022


  • Healthcare reform
  • Radiology
  • Workload

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