Category Archives: Choosing wisely

A global investigation into medical device harm

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) latest investigation: The Implant Files. Everything you need to know about, “The Implant Files” Medical Devices Harm Patients Worldwide As Governments Fail On Safety Medtech Giant Pushes Boundaries As Casualties Mount And Sales … Continue reading

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U3A Melbourne City Short Course, Term 4

Health Care Interventions – Choosing Wisely Course Leader: Dr Ken Harvey Dates: Thursday October 8th – November 26th, 2015 Time: 10.00 am – 12.00 noon Venue: GAA House, Lecture room 3 (the Museum Room) ground floor 8 sessions, 25 places | Repeated … Continue reading

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Health Care Interventions – Choosing Wisely

Lecture notes for this 8 week U3A Melbourne course. The course outline is available here. The timetable (based on participants feedback on possible topics) is also available. Week 1: Topics – Improving communication between consumers / patients and their health care … Continue reading

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U3A Melbourne City Short Courses

http://www.u3amelbcity.org.au/ Health Care Interventions – Choosing Wisely – Dr Ken Harvey THURSDAY, 10.00 – 12.00 16th April – 4th June GAA House 8 sessions, 25 places Medical advances have helped many of us live longer and have a better quality of … Continue reading

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