New and views on issues related to improving the quality of hematologic care – from newly released guidelines to Choosing Wisely® lists to professional development.
Choosing Wisely Across the Spectrum of Internal Medicine
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 | February 2015, Volume 1, Issue 2
The Choosing Wisely® campaign, an initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation, encourages clinicians and patients to engage in conversations to reduce overuse of tests, procedures, and treatments that may not benefit patients. Through this program, more than 60 medical societies, including ASH, have produced sets of evidence-based recommendations. Here, Lisa Hicks, MD, MSc, from […]
Ten Things Doctors and Patients Should Question: An Update from the Choosing Wisely Task Force
Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 | November/December 2014, , Issue 2
Choosing Wisely®, an initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation, is a campaign that encourages clinicians and patients to engage in conversations aimed at reducing waste and overuse in health care. The Choosing Wisely campaign challenges medical societies, including the American Society of Hematology, to identify tests, procedures, or treatments within each […]