The Washington PostWe spend $750 billion on unnecessary health care. Two charts explain why.
Washington PostLack of Health Outcome leads to dangerous treatments and death
National Academy of Sciences1/3 of Healthcare is Unnecessary and 1/3 of Hospital patients are harmed during their stay
USA TodayDoctors perform thousands of unnecessary surgeries
The New YorkerAn avalanche of unnecessary medical care is harming patients physically and financially.
ABC NewsMedicare Patients Get Costly Surgery Before Death
ForbesWhy So Much Of The Health Care We Deliver Is Unnecessary - And What We Can Do About It
The Washington PostIf your doctor says you need surgery, you may want to explore other options
US NewsWhy doctors continue to perform unnecessary and expensive tests like prostate cancer screening.
Jackson HealthcareGallup Poll: One of Four Healthcare Dollars Spent on Unnecessary Medical Care
Healthcare IT NewsDeaths by medical mistakes hit records
IndependentOver-treating' patients is wasteful, unnecessary and can cause them harm.
Health AffairsReducing Waste in Health Care
Mercola“Money and Medicine” - Medical Waste and Overtreatment
MinnPostHow an 'avalanche of unnecessary medical care' is harming us — and what can be done about it
The TelegraphOne in seven treatments not necessary, warns NHS chief.
Everyday Health5 Ways to Protect Yourself From Overtreatment
Unnecessary Back Surgery
CBS NewsTapping into controversial back surgeries
MagazinerAre recommended spine operations either unnecessary or too complex
NCBI“Unnecessary” spinal surgery: A prospective 1-year study of one surgeon's experience
Spine-HealthDiagnostic Injection for Low Back Pain from the Facet Joints May be Unnecessary
To Your HealthBack Surgery: Too Many, Too Costly and Too Ineffective
Insurance Thought LeadershipUnnecessary Surgery: When Will It End?
Insurance Thought LeadershipThe Truth About Treating Lower Back Pain
Unnecessary Knee Surgery
Health Outcomes and Miscellaneous
The Wall Street JournalObama Promotes Health-Care Payments Based on Outcome, Not Volume
Referral MDHow Social Media has Impacted the Health Care Industry
The Journal of the American Osteopathic AssociationEstimating Cost of Care for Patients With Acute Low Back Pain: A Retrospective Review of Patient Records
Kevin MDHow primary care physicians can work with patients to change behavior
ForbesWhy Are Older Adults Not Receiving Treatment For Osteoporosis After Surgery For Hip Fractures?