Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Cost Analysis of MRI Services in Iran: An Application of Activity Based Costing Technique

Mohsen Bayati 1 , 2 , Alireza Mahboub Ahari 1 , 3 , Abbas Badakhshan 1 , Mahin Gholipour 4 , * and Hassan Joulaei 2
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1 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Health Policy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
3 Iranian Center of Excellence in Healthcare Management, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
4 Department of Community Medicine, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: October 01, 2015, 12 (4); e18372
  • Published Online: September 8, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 20, 2014
  • Revised: March 27, 2014
  • Accepted: April 9, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.18372v2

To Cite: Bayati M, Mahboub Ahari A, Badakhshan A, Gholipour M, Joulaei H. Cost Analysis of MRI Services in Iran: An Application of Activity Based Costing Technique, Iran J Radiol. 2015 ; 12(4):e18372. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.18372v2.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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