Category: overdiagnosis

6 4/17/2017

Selling Adult ADHD: NPR coverage helps advance drug industry marketing campaign


Stories lament ‘delay’ in getting a mammogram after a false-positive scan, but is that such a bad thing?


Is it asthma? Many diagnosed with condition receive unnecessary or incorrect treatment

1 1/10/2017

Overdiagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: ‘the pathology equivalent of racial profiling’

4 12/21/2016

Why biotech celeb Craig Venter’s prostate cancer story should be read with healthy dose of skepticism


Detecting breast cancer from tears? Facebook video news story is just long enough to mislead

2 10/4/2016

Podcast: campaign on osteoporosis overdiagnosis


Pernicious PR Promotion of Overdiagnosis – my talk at Barcelona conference

7 7/19/2016

Sheryl Crow hawks 3D mammograms with fear and false hope

1 6/10/2016

Search engines can find pancreatic cancer? Times coverage needed a second opinion