Richard Smith: The case for slow medicine
Tina Miller, MA,CFLE stashed this in health
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Only 11% of 3000 health interventions have good evidence to support them, said Domenighetti. A third of the activity in the US health system produces no benefit, said a recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine. Half of all angioplasties are unnecessary.
So if nothing else at least get a second opinion.