The evidence based meme

Floating around the medical scene fairly  recently is the concept of Evidence based medicine and that most medical methods currently used are founded on it. a google search on it evidence based medicine shows  -About 44,300,000 results and it even has its own wikipedia  page Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is a form of medicine that aims to […]

Read more "The evidence based meme"

Medical system errors -reboot

Multiple system errors exist – Overemphasis on low yield costly tests v astute history taking with focused and thorough examination We are producing less clinicians and more test reliant drones If you cannot come to a reasonable diagnosis without ANY tests in most situations, are you really a doctor? When training we had to justify every test […]

Read more "Medical system errors -reboot"