Call For Participants – Patient Advisory Group Used wisely, medical tests, treatments and procedures help physicians diagnose and treat their patients. When overused, unnecessary tests and procedures can cause stress that makes patients feel worse or even expose them to additional harms. Smart use of medical interventions and exams impacts us all – even when Read More
Under the leadership of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation and the Canadian Blood and Marrow Transplant Group, Choosing Wisely Canada has announced the release of 5 new recommendations of tests, treatments or procedures to question. This is the first joint recommendation list release with our Choosing Wisely colleagues in the US, an initiative of Read More
Its that time of year again to for Choosing Wisely Canada’s annual National Meeting. Every year we take this opportunity for clinicians, patients and system leaders to come together to discuss, engage, and network on topics related to reducing unnecessary tests, treatments, and procedures. Visit here for more information.
What can you do to help advance the conversation on unnecessary tests and treatments? Check out Dr. Danielle Martin’s 6 Big Ideas, featuring Choosing Wisely recommendations!
From the University of Manitoba, Andrea Kulyk shares her experience as a medical student with Choosing Wisely and resource stewardship with the Canadian Association for Medical Education. Check our her blog post here!