Medical societies release list of 45 questionable tests and procedures

In addition, 11 consumer-oriented organizations have joined the campaign to help disseminate information and educate patients. They are AARP; Alliance Health Networks; Leapfrog Group; Midwest Business Group on Health; National Business Coalition on Health; National Business Group on Health; National Center for Farmworker Health; National Partnership for Women & Families; Pacific Business Group on Health; SEIU; and the Wikipedia community (through a dedicated Wikipedian in Residence).

Each of the nine medical societies has put forward five recommendations. Click on the links below for more information.

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

American Academy of Family Physicians

American College of Cardiology

American College of Physicians

American College of Radiology

American Gastroenterological Association

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Nephrology

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology