5 Common Medical Procedures (That Secretly Aren't Worth It)

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    It's true that there are lots of warped incentives that promote unnecessary volume. But there are other factors to consider, like lack of (or poor use of) information. And that's an area where technology--in the form of clinical decision support tools--can be helpful:

     

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