Five common errors to avoid in clinical practice: the Italian Association of Hospital Gastroenterologists and Endoscopists (AIGO) Choosing Wisely Campaign

@article{Stasi2018FiveCE,
  title={Five common errors to avoid in clinical practice: the Italian Association of Hospital Gastroenterologists and Endoscopists (AIGO) Choosing Wisely Campaign},
  author={Elisa Stasi and Andrea Michielan and Gaetano Cristian Morreale and Alessandro Tozzi and Ludovica Venezia and Francesco Bortoluzzi and Omero Triossi and Marco Soncini and Gioacchino Leandro and Giuseppe Milazzo and Andrea Anderloni},
  journal={Internal and Emergency Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={14},
  pages={301-308}
}
Modern medicine provides almost infinite diagnostic and therapeutic possibilities if compared to the past. As a result, patients undergo a multiplication of tests and therapies, which in turn may trigger further tests, often based on physicians’ attitudes or beliefs, which are not always evidence-based. The Italian Association of Hospital Gastroenterologists and Endoscopists (AIGO) adhered to the Choosing Wisely Campaign to promote an informed, evidence-based approach to gastroenterological… Expand
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