Understanding research, breast screening – and telling it how it is

‘… If the GMC and other national regulatory bodies representing patients’ interests insisted on doctors being trained to justify diagnosis and treatment selection in a transparent and explicit way, there might be more demand for research to support it.’

See rapid response to Editor’s Choice ‘Overtreatment, Over Here:


BMJ 2012; 345 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e6684 (Published 3 October 2012)

Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e6684

Re: Overtreatment – can only be cured by education

8 October 2012

About bmitzi

Medical writer, author, artist. Cancer campaigner. Aiming always to improve health services and bring compassion into health care.
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