If Patients Only Knew How Often Treatments Could Harm Them

People say they would opt for less care if they had more knowledge of benefits and harms, studies show.

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MARCH 2, 2015

By Austin Frakt and Aaron E. Carroll

Austin Frakt is a health economist with several governmental and academic affiliations, and you can follow him on Twitter at @afrakt. Aaron E. Carroll is a professor of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine, and you can follow him at @aaronecarroll. Both blog on health policy and research at The Incidental Economist,

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Source: The New York Times (1551 Articles)
Written by Austin Frakt and Aaron E. Carroll