Doctors rely on the biomedical research community for information needed to treat their patients. The community has not lived up to this trust. In a 15:48 minute YouTube video
“Dr. John Abramson, MD, MS, author of Overdo$ed America”
explains a part of the problem, and gives advice for doctors and patients.
At 2:40 minutes, Dr. Abramson focuses on addressing physicians. This may become technical from 3:30 to 5:45 min., but after that he gives advice that patients should be aware of -- especially in the concluding points that start at 12:25 min.
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