[...] despite their relatively high cost, these effective clinical imaging modalities have shown rapid diffusion, especially among high-income countries. In our view, if appropriate resource allocation and cost accounting standards operate efficiently and effectively, the health care system will not face a budgetary crunch. Since 2003, more than 80 MR scanners have been installed in our country (4), Most insurance analysts agree that no available data justify the continuing increase in MR services in Iran.
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