Category: Evidence-based medicine


Robotic roundup: Useful? Or little clinical value?…”robotic invasion”…outpaces evidence

4 7/11/2014

One physician’s story: An Egregious Example of Ordering Unnecessary Tests


What women need to know about USNWR’s “16 Health Screenings All Women Need”


Choosing Wisely will make you happy


Proton beam therapy – radiation oncology group weighs in on the evidence (and lack thereof)


Bohemian Polypharmacy – latest in clever YouTube video series

2 2/22/2014

Nonivasive heart imaging tests lead to invasive tests but not to better outcomes

2 12/13/2013

First the hype, now the science – platelet-rich plasma therapy in orthopedics


The unvarying story of health care variations – Dartmouth Atlas on children’s care

3 12/2/2013

Coumadin, Clinton, and corporate conspired conformity: The case for decentralizing medical practice guidelines