Using CPT for cardiothoracic reimbursement
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Using CPT for cardiothoracic reimbursement a manual for surgeons and insurance billing specialists

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Published by Society of Thoracic Surgeons in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Physicians" current procedural terminology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Chest -- Surgery -- Code numbers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Heart -- Surgery -- Code numbers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 71).

StatementSidney Levitsky, coordinating editor ; Jeanne T. Fitzgerald, editorial consultant ; sponsored by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American Association for Thoracic Surgery.
ContributionsLevitsky, Sidney., Fitzgerald, Jeanne Tashian., Society of Thoracic Surgeons., American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRD536 .U85 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 107 p. :
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1605969M
ISBN 100962617407
LC Control Number91143304
OCLC/WorldCa25877211

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