Category: overtreatment

5 7/13/2015

Is it time to digitally re-examine the PSA test?


“More accurate than traditional biopsies” and other misinformation about a new prostate cancer test from NY-Presbyterian Hospital


Lown Institute Right Care conference: we’re treating lab results – not patients


The Friday file of things I wish I’d addressed earlier

1 10/1/2014

My article kicks off 5th Annual Health Literacy Month Blog Series

1 9/4/2014

See it, stent it: the Oculostenotic Reflex


Does “Manopause” really warrant one of TIME’s 52 covers this year?


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


Reflecting on one little paper in Science 40 years ago – Jack Wennberg’s legacy

1 9/9/2013

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