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'Perverse incentives' perpetuate use of ­disproven medical treatments

Physician Practice Perspective, November 1, 2013

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In what researchers are calling "the largest and most comprehensive study of medical (finding) reversal," they identify 146 medical practices that have been refuted by subsequent studies, but which continue to be used by providers.

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