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Doctors often order tests and recommend drugs or procedures when they shouldn’t
Washington Post

Doctors often order tests and recommend drugs or procedures when they shouldn’t — sometimes even when they know they shouldn’t. The problem has become so serious that such groups as the American College of Physicians, the ABIM Foundation, the National Physicians Alliance and a coalition of medical societies in a project called Choosing Wisely have compiled lists of tests and treatments that doctors themselves say are done too often.

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