“Less is better”—always true?

  title={“Less is better”—always true?},
  author={Franca Dicuonzo and Stefano Purciariello and Stefano Andresciani and A. De Marco and Antonio Colamaria and Antonio Calace},
  journal={Neurological Sciences},
Objective The aim of the study is to try to explain what an overtreatment is and which ones are the possible risks related to an excess of simplification in the medical practice, through the description of an emblematic clinical case. Methods In the present article, we report the case of a female patient aged 57 who complained about lower back pain and crural neuralgia and had a lumbar and sacral magnetic resonance imaging performed in the Department of Neuroradiology in Bari showing suspicious… Expand
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