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PCORI Expert Panel Meeting - Report now available

The final report of the PCORI Expert Panel Meeting on Advancing Medical Decision Making is now available. 

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St. Louis in Review

St. Louis in Review

An overview of the 37th SMDM Annual North American Meeting in St. Louis, MO. Included are audio and video recordings, photos, and a Storify news story via Twitter. 

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Doctors and patients making decisions together could reduce the number of antibiotics prescribed

A new Cochrane Review published shows that when doctors and patients are encouraged to discuss the need for prescribing antibiotics for acute respiratory infections jointly, fewer are prescribed. This may be useful in the fight against antibiotic resistance. 

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Comment on draft update to CE in Health and Medicine

The Second Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine is posting for public comment selected draft chapters for its updated book, Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine

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Joseph L Mathew, MD
Joseph L Mathew, MD

"My involvement in SMDM has led to new perspectives I do not find anywhere else"

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