"Medical Overuse" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Excessive or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.
- Medical Overuse
- Medical Overuses
- Overuse, Medical
- Overuses, Medical
- Overuse, Health Services
- Overutilization of Health Services
- Health Services Overutilization
- Overutilization, Health Services
- Health Services Overuse
- Health Services Overuses
- Overuses, Health Services
Medical Preference Misdiagnosis
- Medical Preference Misdiagnosis
- Medical Preference Misdiagnoses
- Misdiagnoses, Medical Preference
- Misdiagnosis, Medical Preference
- Preference Misdiagnoses, Medical
- Preference Misdiagnosis, Medical
- Unwanted Medical Care
- Medical Care, Unwanted
- Medical Cares, Unwanted
- Unwanted Medical Cares
- Preference Misdiagnosis
- Misdiagnoses, Preference
- Misdiagnosis, Preference
- Preference Misdiagnoses
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Medical Overuse".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Medical Overuse".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Medical Overuse" by people in Profiles.
Reducing harm from overuse of healthcare. BMJ. 2022 12 07; 379:o2787.
Physician-Driven Discretionary Utilization: Measuring Overuse and Choosing Wisely. J Hosp Med. 2021 02; 16(2):125.
Establishment and Implementation of Evidence-Based Opioid Prescribing Guidelines in Cardiac Surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 10; 112(4):1176-1185.
Preventing COPD Readmissions Under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program: How Far Have We Come? Chest. 2021 03; 159(3):996-1006.
Universal molecular Clostridioides difficile screening and overtreatment in solid organ transplant recipients. Transpl Infect Dis. 2020 Oct; 22(5):e13375.
De-implementing wisely: developing the evidence base to reduce low-value care. BMJ Qual Saf. 2020 05; 29(5):409-417.
Controversies in diagnosis: contemporary debates in the diagnostic safety literature. Diagnosis (Berl). 2020 01 28; 7(1):3-9.
Reducing overuse in healthcare: advancing Choosing Wisely. BMJ. 2019 11 05; 367:l6317.
Are we Overtreating Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer with Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy? Role of OncotypeDx? for Hormone Receptor Positive Patients Undergoing Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Oct; 26(10):3232-3239.
Measuring the frequency and variation of unnecessary care across Canada. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Jul 03; 19(1):446.