gastroenterology
GERD

Passive ‘Choosing Wisely’ advice fails to curb PPI overuse

Stricter curbs on proton pump inhibitor use may be needed because ‘passive’ interventions by GESA and NPS MedicineWise have failed to curb widespread overuse, researchers say. Simply disseminating advice and information through Choosing Wisely recommendations has had only minimal impact of prescribing of PPIs since 2015, according to a new analysis. In a study published ...

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