Date of this Version

3-4-2015

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Details

Carter, S.M., Rogers, W., Heath, I., Degeling, C., Doust, J., & Barratt, A. (2015). The challenge of overdiagnosis begins with its definition. BMJ Online, 350, 1-5.

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ISSN

1756-1833

Abstract

Overdiagnosis means different things to different people. S M Carter and colleagues argue that we should use a broad term such as too much medicine for advocacy and develop precise, case by case definitions of overdiagnosis for research and clinical purposes.

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