10/22/2013

As part of the the Choosing Wisely campaign, the Endocrine Society and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists have issued a list of commonly used tests and procedures that are not always needed. Recommendations include limiting self-glucose monitoring in certain adults with stable type 2 diabetes and skipping thyroid ultrasound in cases of abnormal thyroid test results in the absence of palpable abnormality.

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