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Urine Tests Before Surgery Blasted as Mostly Unnecessary

August 2, 2021

Via: MedPageToday

“The vast majority” of urine tests conducted prior to scheduled surgeries to check for infections “were not plausibly indicated,” said researchers who examined claims data from private insurers and Medicare. And while the individual tests didn’t cost much — about […]