Patients might not be getting the best advice about which treatments do or don’t work, according to our study. We found…
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Step counters help with weight loss, surgery fixes a torn knee meniscus and fish oil reduces the risk of cardiovascular…
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Sometimes costly or invasive medical interventions become entrenched in clinical practice for years before they are found to…
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Patients are ambivalent about their role in the Choosing Wisely campaign, feeling their doctors know best and could “get…
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The UK National Health Service has proposed to stop funding 17 routine procedures it considers unnecessary. It says its…
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One of the top doctors behind the campaign to cull unnecessary tests and treatments says more needs to be done to target…
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PPIs are linked to a heightened risk of pneumonia even two years after initiation in older people, a large study suggests. …
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