Monthly Archives: August 2016

NY Times article on “useless” surgery

August 4, 2016

The New York Times┬áposted a really interesting article this week (click here if you want to read it), about the effectiveness (or otherwise), of common surgical procedures. We kind of assume that a doctor won’t recommend surgery for us unless we really need it, and unless it’s going to fix us. After all, there are…

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