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Enabling the delivery of prudent healthcare through information technology

Summary There are many ways in which Information Technology (IT) can be and will be an enabler of prudent healthcare. This article explores how IT will support the delivery and promise of prudent healthcare. Introduction Information technology (IT) is the application of computers and telecommunications equipment to store, retrieve, transmit and manipulate data. When modern IT was first described in 1958 (1), the NHS […]

An interesting take on the ethics of overdiagnosis. Relevant in the current climate of 'prudent' healthcare. #BMJ…

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Empowering patients influences lots of medical behaviour, improves safety and value…