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Inpatient Inherited Thrombophilia Testing- Choosing Wisely

Summary: do not test for inherited thrombophilias in the inpatient setting

Inherited thrombophilia:

Includes factor V leiden, prothombin 20210, protein C and S deficiency, antithrombin III deficiency… 209 more words

Knowledge Sharing

INTERVIEW WITH: Karen Born

Yesterday I interviewed Karen Born, Knowledge Translation Lead, Choosing Wisely Canada. I wanted to talk to Karen about the success of the initiative in Canada as it is too soon to know if the initiative will be successful in the UK. 708 more words

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The 18 Countries that have implemented Choosing Wisely

Choosing Wisely campaign aims to create conversations between clinicians and patients about appropriate care and overuse. It has now spread globally and inspired over a dozen countries to develop initiatives of their own based on these ideals. 109 more words

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AN INTERVIEW WITH: DR ASEEM MALHOTRA

On Friday, I headed to London for the day to meet with Dr. Aseem Malhotra. Dr. Malhotra is an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist and serves on the AoMRC… 168 more words

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AN INTERVIEW WITH: DR SIMON FLACK

This morning I had the pleasure of interviewing Simon Flack, a GP at Bournemouth Medical service and an advocate of Choosing Wisely. I spoke to Simon about… 568 more words

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Treatments doctors say you don't need

As part of my research into Choosing Wisely I have been looking into some treatments that doctors say we do not need. The advice, drawn up by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, features on a… 233 more words

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Choosing Wisely App! Coming soon

The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation are developing the Choosing Wisely mobile app. The app will be available on Android and Apple platforms. All recommendations and patient pamphlets will been categorized by keywords for ease of use and efficiency. 127 more words

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