This week’s Recommended Readingspotlights the release of a new round of Choosing Wisely® lists. This week, seventeen medical specialty societies each unveiled new lists of five medical tests, procedures or therapies which are commonly used but may not always be necessary:
Choosing Wisely partner Consumer Reports featured the campaign in a recent blog post, which also spotlighted Consumer Reports’ Choosing Wisely resources.
NPR’s Shots blog highlights some of the 90 new recommendations issued by Choosing Wisely partners.
Newspapers across the country covered the campaign. Included in the newspaper coverage was a Cleveland Plain Dealer interview with ABIM Foundation Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Daniel Wolfson.