Category: overtesting

2 6/4/2015

Shades of Aldous Huxley in AARP’s “Brave New World” of diagnostic tests


BBC takedown of exaggerated jogging study gives a second helping of bad advice

3 4/3/2015

Incessant Testing: Experts are right, but Mark Cuban will prevail.


Stop blaming “demanding patients” for driving up health care costs


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

1 9/9/2013

When the word “cancer” corrupts thought and action. Labeling hurts. The words matter.


TV station should stop promoting questionable screening tests at MN State Fair

1 7/30/2013

If you have low back pain, chances are increasing that you won’t be treated based on best evidence

3 7/29/2013

Cautions on cancer screening, overdiagnosis and overtreatment


Articles in JAMA Int Med suggest echocardiography and bone densitometry overused