Focusing on Overdiagnosis as a Driver of Too Much Medicine

BMJ. 2018 Aug 17;362:k3494. doi: 10.1136/bmj.k3494.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Asymptomatic Diseases / epidemiology
  • Asymptomatic Diseases / therapy*
  • Diagnostic Tests, Routine / statistics & numerical data
  • Early Detection of Cancer / methods
  • Humans
  • Mass Screening / ethics*
  • Mass Screening / statistics & numerical data
  • Medical Overuse / economics*
  • Medical Overuse / statistics & numerical data