Choosing Wisely is an initiative of the ABIM Foundation that seeks to advance a national dialogue on avoiding unnecessary medical tests, treatments and procedures. Read more about the campaign.

During this time of great stress, Choosing Wisely is providing information from our partner societies about appropriate tests and treatments that are relevant to addressing the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on the health care system

Read Dr. Baron and Daniel Wolfson’s letter to the Choosing Wisely Community.

Additional Materials For Patients

Browse downloadable resources that clinicians can place in waiting or exam rooms, or give to patients as handouts to educate them about overuse. Materials are available in both English and Spanish.