Inciativas



Less Is More Collection - JAMA Network


Institución:
JAMA Network

País:
United States

Descripción:
Special Collection publications JAMA Network network about inappropriate medical interventions: "practices that confer no benefit but have true risks"


http://jamanetwork.com/collection.aspx?categoryID= ...


Prasad, et al. article A Decade of Reversal: An Analysis of 146 Contradicted Medical Practices


Institución:
Autores de diferentes centros de investigación y universidades de Estados Unidos / Authors from different research centers and universities in the US

País:
United States

Descripción:
Study that was carried out a review of all the original articles of the New England Journal of Medicine (2001-2010) and in which they identified practices that have shown little clinical value. Available in: Article published in Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Aug, 88 (8) :790-8


http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025 ...


Prescrire bilan. Towards better patient care: drugs to avoid


Institución:
Prescrire.org

País:
France

Descripción:
The Prescrire organisation publishes and updates a report on drugs that have shown to be more harmful than beneficial in all the indications for which they have been authorised in France.


http://www.prescrire.org/fr/3/31/49160/0/NewsDetai ...


U.S. Preventive Services Task Force A and B recommendations


Institución:
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

País:
United States

Descripción:
List of preventive services that have a rating of A or B from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force that are relevant for implementing the Affordable Care Act.


http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/


ACR Appropriateness Criteria®


Institución:
American College of Radiology

País:
United States

Descripción:
"The ACR Appropriateness Criteria® (AC) are evidence-based guidelines to assist referring physicians and other providers in making the most appropriate imaging or treatment decision for a specific clinical condition." Description taken from the ACR website


http://www.acr.org/Quality-Safety/Appropriateness- ...


Choosing Wisely Canada


Institución:
Canadian Medical Association & University of Toronto

País:
Canada

Descripción:
This initiative is “a campaign to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures”. The campaign includes the participation of Canadian national specialty societies.


http://www.choosingwiselycanada.org/