49 new recommendations released

Avoiding CT scans for mild head injury and avoiding psychostimulants for preschool children with ADHD top the list of new recommendations released by Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) today.

Choosing Wisely Canada Releases Digital Book ‘Focus on Choosing Wisely Canada’

Choosing Wisely Canada is proud to announce its first ever digital book ‘Focus on Choosing Wisely Canada’ through the CMAJ. This book includes Choosing Wisely Canada articles such as Choosing Wisely Canada: conversations about low-value care, applicable practice examples, quizzes, links to the CMA accredited course Confronting Unnecessary Care, and more.

CWC goes mobile

Browsing our recommendations and patient materials just got a whole lot easier. We are pleased to announce the release of a Choosing Wisely Canada mobile app, available on Android and Apple platforms.

Choosing Wisely in the literature

We are pleased to share a list of important articles published on the topics of overuse in the health care system and the Choosing Wisely movement in the second half of 2014.