Overtesting: Where Do We Go From Here?
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I heard recently about a case of over-testing that seems so typical nowadays that it makes me wonder not just how we got here, but how we go back.   A 9-year-old child comes to the ED with abdominal pain and … Continue reading

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Why Do Physicians Over-test and Over-treat?
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What prompts physicians to over-test and over-treat patients?  This is a very big and important question, and I find it sometimes helps to make a list when I am trying to get my arms around this kind of multifactorial issue. … Continue reading

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