Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home

CJEM Debate Series: #ChoosingWisely – The Choosing Wisely campaign will not impact physician behaviour and choices

  • Paul Atkinson (a1), Eddy Lang (a2), Meaghan Mackenzie (a3), Rashi Hirandani (a4), Rebecca Lys (a5), Megan Laupacis (a5) and Heather Murray (a6) (a7)...
  • View HTML
    • Send article to Kindle

      To send this article to your Kindle, first ensure no-reply@cambridge.org is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ‘name’ part of your Kindle email address below. Find out more about sending to your Kindle. Find out more about sending to your Kindle.

      Note you can select to send to either the @free.kindle.com or @kindle.com variations. ‘@free.kindle.com’ emails are free but can only be sent to your device when it is connected to wi-fi. ‘@kindle.com’ emails can be delivered even when you are not connected to wi-fi, but note that service fees apply.

      Find out more about the Kindle Personal Document Service.

      CJEM Debate Series: #ChoosingWisely – The Choosing Wisely campaign will not impact physician behaviour and choices
      Available formats
      ×

      Send article to Dropbox

      To send this article to your Dropbox account, please select one or more formats and confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your <service> account. Find out more about sending content to Dropbox.

      CJEM Debate Series: #ChoosingWisely – The Choosing Wisely campaign will not impact physician behaviour and choices
      Available formats
      ×

      Send article to Google Drive

      To send this article to your Google Drive account, please select one or more formats and confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your <service> account. Find out more about sending content to Google Drive.

      CJEM Debate Series: #ChoosingWisely – The Choosing Wisely campaign will not impact physician behaviour and choices
      Available formats
      ×

Abstract

  • An abstract is not available for this content so a preview has been provided below. To view the full text please use the links above to select your preferred format.

Copyright

Corresponding author

Correspondence to: Dr. Paul Atkinson, Emergency Medicine, Dalhousie University, Saint John Regional Hospital, 400 University Ave., Saint John, NB E2L 4L4; Email: paul.atkinson@dal.ca

References

Hide All
1. Choosing Wisely Canada. www.choosingwisely.ca.
2. Sahota, IS, Lang, E. Reducing low-value interventions in the emergency department: you may be part of the problem. CJEM 2017;19(2):143-146, 10.1017/cem.2016.349.
3. Rosenberg, A, Agiro, A, Gottlieb, M, et al. JAMA early trends among seven recommendations from the Choosing Wisely campaign. Intern Med 2015;175(12):1913-1920, 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.5441.
4. CIHI. Unnecessary Care in Canada. https://www.cihi.ca/en/unnecessary-care-in-canada
6. Brehaut, JC, Colquhoun, HL, Eva, KW, et al. Practice feedback interventions: 15 suggestions for optimizing effectiveness. Ann Intern Med 2016;164(6):435-441, 10.7326/M15-2248.
7. Talan, DA, Mower, WR, Krishnadasan, A, et al. Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole versus placebo for uncomplicated skin abscess. N Engl J Med 2016;374(9):823-832, 10.1056/NEJMoa1507476.
8. Lin, MP, Nguyen, T, Probst, MA, et al. Emergency physician knowledge, attitudes, and behavior regarding ACEP’s Choosing Wisely recommendations: a survey study. Acad Emerg Med 2017;24(6):668-675, 10.1111/acem.13167.
9. Brink, S. A superbug that resisted 26 antibiotics. National Public Radio; 2017. Available at: http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/17/510227493/a-superbug-that-resisted-26-antibiotics (accessed 1 May 2017).
10. Laxminarayan, R, Duse, A, Wattal, C, et al. Antibiotic resistance – the need for global solutions. Lancet Infect Dis 2013;13(12):1057-1098.10.1016/S1473-3099(13)70318-9
11. Datta, S, Wattal, C, Goel, N, et al. A ten year analysis of multi-drug resistant blood stream infections caused by Escherichia coli & Klebsiella pneumoniae in a tertiary care hospital. Indian J Med Res 2012;135(6):907-912.
12. Llor, C, Bjerrum, L. Antimicrobial resistance: risk associated with antibiotic overuse and initiatives to reduce the problem. Ther Adv Drug Saf 2014;5(6):229-241.
13. Choosing Wisely Canada. The lists; (n.d.). Available at: http://choosingwiselycanada.org/recommendations/ (accessed 18 May 2017).
14. OECD. Health at a glance 2015: OECD indicators; 2015. Available at: http://apps.who.int/medicinedocs/documents/s22177en/s22177en.pdf (accessed 1 June 2017).
15. CIHI. Unnecessary care in Canada; 2017. Available at: https://www.cihi.ca/sites/default/files/document/choosing-wisely-baseline-report-en-web.pdf (accessed 1 June 2017).
16. Emery, DJ, Shojania, KG, Forster, AJ, et al. Overuse of magnetic resonance imaging. JAMA Intern Med 2013;173(9):823-825.10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.3804
17. Mathews, JD, Forsythe, AV, Brady, Z, et al. Cancer risk in 680,000 people exposed to computed tomography scans in childhood or adolescence: data linkage study of 11 million Australians. BMJ 2013;346:f2360.
18. Bhatia, RS, Levinson, W, Shortt, S, et al. Measuring the effect of Choosing Wisely: an integrated framework to assess campaign impact on low-value care. BMJ Qual Saf 2015;24(8):523-531.
19. Sedrak, MS, Patel, MS, Ziemba, JB, et al. Residents’ self-report on why they order perceived unnecessary inpatient laboratory tests: why residents order unnecessary inpatient laboratory tests. J Hosp Med 2016;11(12):869-872.
20. Hoffmann, TC, Del Mar, C. Clinicians’ expectations of the benefits and harms of treatments, screening, and tests: a systematic review. JAMA Intern Med 2017;177(3):407-419.
21. Stiell, IG, Clement, CM, Grimshaw, J, et al. Implementation of the Canadian C-spine rule: prospective 12 centre cluster randomised trial. BMJ 2009;339:b4146.
22. Stiell, IG, Wells, G, Laupacis, A, et al. A multicentre trial to introduce clinical decision rules for the use of radiography in acute ankle injuries. BMJ 1995;311(7005):594-597.
23. Stiell, IG, Wells, GA, Hoag, RA, et al. Implementation of the Ottawa knee rule for the use of radiography in acute knee injuries. JAMA 1997;278(23):2075-2079.10.1001/jama.1997.03550230051036
24. Lenzer, J. Choosing Wisely: setbacks and progress. BMJ 2015;351:h6760.10.1136/bmj.h6760
25. Morris, ZS, Wooding, S, Grant, J. The answer is 17 years, what is the question: understanding time lags in translational research. J R Soc Med 2011;104(2):510-520.
26. Needham, DM. Translating evidence into practice: a model for large scale knowledge translation. BMJ 2008;337:a1714.
27. Choosing Wisely Canada. Toolkits. Available at: http://www.choosingwiselycanada.org/in-action/toolkits/ (accessed 18 May 2017).
28. Rosenberg, A, Agiro, A, Gottlieb, M, et al. Early trends among seven recommendations from the Choosing Wisely campaign. JAMA Intern Med 2015;175(12):1913-1920.
29. Lin, Y, Cserti‐Gazdewich, C, Lieberman, L, et al. Improving transfusion practice with guidelines and prospective auditing by medical laboratory technologists. Transfusion 2016;56(11):2903-2905.
30. Leis, JA, Corpus, C, Rahmani, A, et al. Medical directive for urinary catheter removal by nurses on general medical wards. JAMA Intern Med 2016;176(1):113-115.
31. Min, A, Chan, VWY, Aristizabal, R, et al. Clinical decision support decreases volume of imaging for low back pain in an urban emergency department. J Am Coll Radiol 2017;14(7):889-899.
32. Al-Sani, F, Ben-Yakov, M, Harvey, G, et al. Low risk ankle rule, high reward – a quality improvement initiative to reduce ankle x-rays in the pediatric emergency department [abstract]. CJEM 2017;19(S1):S83.
33. Fralick, M, Hicks, LK, Chaudhry, H, et al. REDucing unnecessary coagulation testing in the emergency department (REDUCED). BMJ Qual Improv Rep 2017;6(1):1-4.
34. Venkatesh, AK, Hajdasz, D, Rothenberg, C, et al. Reducing unnecessary blood chemistry testing in the emergency department. Am J Med Qual 2017; epub, 10.1177/1062860617691842.
35. Naugler, C, Hemmelgarn, B, Quan, H, et al. Implementation of an intervention to reduce population-based screening for vitamin D deficiency: a cross-sectional study. CMAJ Open 2017;5(1):E36-E39.
36. Choosing Wisely Canada. Medical education. Available at: http://www.choosingwiselycanada.org/medical-education/ (accessed 1 May 2017).
37. Lakhani, A, Lass, E, Silverstein, WK, et al. Choosing wisely for medical education: six things medical students and trainees should question. Acad Med 2016;91(10):1374-1378.
38. Friedman, CL, Liu, J, Wakeling, S. Integrating resource stewardship into the medical curriculum. Poster presented at: McMaster Medical Student Research Day; 2017.
39. Abu Taha, A, Abu-Zaydeh, AH, Ardah, RA, et al. Public knowledge and attitudes regarding the use of antibiotics and resistance: findings from a cross‐sectional study among Palestinian adults. Zoonoses Public Health 2017;63(6):449-457.
40. Awad, IA, Aboud, ES. Knowledge, attitude and practice towards antibiotic use among the public in Kuwait. PLoS One 2015;10(2):e0117910.
41. Vallin, M, Polyzoi, M, Marrone, G, et al. Knowledge and attitudes towards antibiotic use and resistance – a latent class analysis of a Swedish population-based sample. PLoS One 2016;11(4):e0152160.
42. Schlesinger, M, Grob, R, , Treating, fast and slow: Americans’ understanding of and responses to low‐value care. Milbank Q 2017;95(1):70-116.
43. Santa, JS. Communicating information about “what not to do” to consumers. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2013;13(Suppl 3):S2.
44. Silverstein, W, Lass, E, Born, K, et al. A survey of primary care patients’ readiness to engage in the de-adoption practices recommended by Choosing Wisely Canada. BMC Res Notes 2016;9(1):301.

Keywords

CJEM Debate Series: #ChoosingWisely – The Choosing Wisely campaign will not impact physician behaviour and choices

  • Paul Atkinson (a1), Eddy Lang (a2), Meaghan Mackenzie (a3), Rashi Hirandani (a4), Rebecca Lys (a5), Megan Laupacis (a5) and Heather Murray (a6) (a7)...

Metrics

Altmetric attention score

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

Abstract views

Total abstract views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between <date>. This data will be updated every 24 hours.

Usage data cannot currently be displayed.

This correction applies to the following article(s):