Choosing Wisely® is part of a multi-year effort of the ABIM Foundation to help physicians be better stewards of finite health care resources. These resources highlight the important issues driving the campaign.
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Encourage physician and patient conversations about their treatment options Washington, DC – The American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) today released a list of specific tests or procedures that are commonly ordered, but not always necessary, in neurosurgery. As part of Choosing Wisely®, an initiative of the ABIM Foundation, [...]
To Promote Healthy Patient/Surgeon Communication, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons Announces “Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question” in Participation in the ABIM Foundation’s Choosing Wisely® Campaign
June 2, 2014 — The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is pleased to participate in the ABIM Foundation’s Choosing Wisely® Campaign. Choosing Wisely aims to promote conversations between providers and patients by helping patients choose care that is: Supported by evidence Not duplicative of other tests or procedures already received Free from harm Truly [...]View the Archive