More specialist groups publish 'do-not-do' lists

Another round of lists of ineffective, overused or inappropriate interventions have been published as part of the Choosing Wisely campaign.

The lists, drawn up by eight specialist bodies, include their top five low-value clinical interventions and practices compiled as part of the EVOLVE program, run under the auspices of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

The lists cover specialties such as endocrinology, infectious diseases, sexual health medicine, geriatric medicine, haematology and dermatology. And