Sunday House Call, #53, May 10, 2015: Overtesting + overdiagnosis = overtreatment
Topics today include: A discussion of how doing more tests and screening does not necessarily lead to better care and improved health outcomes.
These websites can help you, in your discussions with your doctor, whether certain tests and procedures and backed by evidence:
This app can help you determine what should actually be done during your periodic health evaluation.
Your questions about sleep apnea, thyroid cancer diagnosis, B12 supplements, being overweight yet healthy, and diverticulitis.