Action against overdiagnosis

Overdiagnosis is the diagnosis of “disease” that will never cause symptoms or death during a patient’s ordinarily expected lifetime.

Many of the experts who define diseases also work as paid consultants and speakers for drug companies which stand to benefit from their decisions РRead study published in PLOS Medicine

The ethics of overdiagnosis: risks and responsibility in medicine – Read discussion in the Conversation

Conflict of interest in medicine: the need for accountability

 

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