Screening programs are of great interest to many of us, both positive and
In your comment below you say:
"This flyer uses scientific information in a manner that is misleading"
I have not seen the flyer.
Please provide specific quotes that demonstrate your statements to help us
all understand the issue better.
On Fri, 11 Aug 2000, N Krupp wrote:
> Dinah, thank you for your information. I'm sure you are aware of the
> concerns of the vascular community regarding your screening practices,
> Since I have not experienced them first hand, I can not make any comment
> regarding the testing procedures and competancy of the technologists. I am,
> however, in possesion of one of your advertisements for a screening in
> Quakertown, PA for August 10, 2000. I'm sorry, but in my opinion, this
> flyer uses scientific information in a manner that is misleading to the
> general public, especially the elderly. It also concerns me that an elderly
> and/or uninformed person will believe that this screening can replace more
> comprehensive care. I also feel this ad reflects negatively on the
> ultrasound community.
> Nancy Krupp RDMS, RVT
> Lehigh Valley Hospital
> Allentown, PA