Estimating Risk/Benefit: Facts Are A Basic Requirement

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Do clinicians have accurate expectations about how much treatments and tests can help or harm?

Published in Croakey, 18 January 2017 A series of articles on “right care”, published in the Lancet earlier this month, examines the extent of … [Read more...]

Doctors overestimating benefits, underestimating harm of procedures, drugs

Doctors are often underestimating the harm and overestimating the benefits of common tests, procedures and drugs, a review has found. An analysis … [Read more...]

Unnecessary medicine harming patients and the medical system … [Read more...]

Toward a Healthier Patient Voice

Industry funding strengthens and extends the much-needed patient voice in health care, but at what cost? During the recent EpiPen scandal, the … [Read more...]

Fixing overuse and underuse of medical care can improve health and save money

International experts have pinpointed how reforming the overuse and underuse of health and medical services around the world can improve health … [Read more...]

Bond University involved in $10.7 million grant for research into Australia’s health system

Professor Paul Glasziou, the Director of Bond University’s Centre for Research into Evidence-Based Practice (CREBP) and a multi-disciplinary team of … [Read more...]

Bond research team awarded NHMRC grant to help reduce global antibiotic crisis

A Bond University team has been granted funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to conduct a three-year study aimed at … [Read more...]

Experts say over diagnosis pushing up cancer rates across the Gold Coast

IF you live in Benowa or Bundall you are more than twice as likely to be diagnosed with cancer than the Australian average, fresh figures from the … [Read more...]

Increasing value and reducing waste in biomedical research: can reporting guidelines help? Increasing value and reducing waste in biomedical research: can reporting guidelines help?

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