[Screening: careful considerations versus commercial medicine].

@article{Giard2003ScreeningCC,
  title={[Screening: careful considerations versus commercial medicine].},
  author={Raimond W M Giard},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  year={2003},
  volume={147 39},
  pages={1893-6}
}
People no longer seem to view their state of health in a light-hearted manner. The worried well hunger for every scrap of information they can find about their physical well-being, with the result that a veritable diagnostic industry is developing. Is the early detection of a disease always better than waiting for its signs or symptoms? It is difficult to… CONTINUE READING