Doctors Group Tells Patients To Go For Cheaper, High-Value Treatments

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    A few months after causing a minor stir by updating the group's ethics manual to advise physicians to provide "parsimonious care," the American College of Physicians announces that it's teaming up with Consumer Reports in an attempt to package evidence-based guidelines for the masses.

    'High Value' Care Goal of New ACP Partnership:
    Intriguing.
     

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