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Medical experts: Doctors should think twice before ordering these 90 tests, procedures
Southern California Public Radio

A campaign sponsored by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) has released a list of 90 medical procedures and tests that health providers shouldn’t perform in certain situations. The Choosing Wisely campaign “is focused on encouraging physicians, patients and other health care stakeholders to think and talk about medical tests and procedures that may be unnecessary, and in some instances cause harm.”