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Forty-five medical tests patients and doctors should question

Chicago Tribune
April 04, 2012
By: Julie Deardorff

The new listing of 45 common treatments patients and doctors should question is part of a growing movement that challenges routine care. Next up: The upcoming Avoiding Avoidable Care summit, to be held on April 25 in Boston, will bring together more than 100 clinicians who will debate “the scope of the problem, its causes, the ethical dimensions, and its solutions,” said Shannon Brownlee, director of health policy at the New America Foundation and an organizer of the event…

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